Originally posted on Rangers Report  |  Last updated 12/31/11
It will be fun seeing some of the old-timers back in uniform. Not sure it’s two and a half hours worth of fun. I’m sure some of the players will be mic’d up and no doubt interviewed while on the bench. I just hope that the broadcast doesn’t become more about the televising crew (Pierre) than about the players on the ice. I worry that it will. They’d better have Lauren Hart sing the national anthems today and Monday. And not some TV quasi-celeb who doesn’t know his/her ear-hole from his/her elbow pad. —————————— Does anybody else think there’s at least a small chance that a couple of the knuckleheads in this alumni game will actually fight? A fake fight right off the opening faceoff would be funny and appropriate. ——————————Three things: 1) In case you missed it earlier, Sean Avery cleared waivers at noon. Guess the Islanders weren’t that desperate. 2) I was told that Carl Hagelin was asked if he wanted to switch his number from 62 now that he’s probably here to stay, and that he
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