Originally written on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 5/6/13
So how futile has the Rangers offense been in the first two games? Even Capitals netminder Braden Holtby admitted he had an easy time of it in Game 2 (via Washington Post)... “It wasn’t a very hard game for me,” Holtby said after the game. “We did an outstanding job. Penalty kills are usually where you get the most work and if you eliminate that it’s basically just making the saves that you have to make. A shutout’s one thing but a win is the big thing.” And if that wasn't enough, he added... “It wasn’t a very straining game on a goalie,” Holtby said. “It probably didn’t even reach double digits in scoring chances. I felt comfortable out there but there’s still room for improvement.” ...this is far from being bulletin board material and I find it highly doubtful Holtby was trying to needle the Blueshirts, but if the Rangers players aren't completely motivated by these embarrassing comments there's no chance for this team. ...hockey players are very proud an
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