Found March 08, 2012 on NY Rangers Blog:
The Hockey's Future published their Calder poll with Carl Hagelin landing at #7...7. Carl Hagelin, LW - New York RangersDrafted 168th overall (6th round) in 2007Hagelin followed up a solid January with even better play in the month of February where he scored three goals along with six assists and a plus four rating in 13 NHL games. The speedster has played at times with Brad Richards and Marian Gaborik on the Rangers' first line, shows that Coach Tortorella has more confidence in the rookie forward's playing abilities than earlier in the season.Hagelin has seen a rise in his even strength minutes to over 15 minutes per game and could see even more ice time if the talented forward can maintain his offensive production of the last two months for the rest of the NHL regular season. He's second to Gabriel Landeskog (COL) in plus/minus rating amongst the NHL rookies with a plus-19 rating.Hagelin has 12g, 17a in 47 games this season....will be real tough for Hagelin to ov...
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