Originally posted on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 4/5/12
Mike Rupp's fight with Jody Shelley wasn't one of the most memorable of his career as he took a beating from the former Ranger.

What's more concerning, however, is that Rupp only played one shift for the remainder of the game because of an apparent neck injury he sustained during the fight. Jim Cerny of the Rangers gave this status on Rupp yesterday...

Rupp told me last night his neck was sore, but he was OK RT @Dagoon44: @JimCerny Jimmy any word on Rupp is it a Concussion or sore jaw ?

— Jim Cerny (@JimCerny) April 4, 2012

Here's video of the fight...



Pat Leonard of the Daily News says not to expect Rupp in the line-up tonight in Pittsburgh.

...that's video I'm sure Rupp would like burned. Can't win 'em all I guess. But if Rupp isn't winning fights, what is he actually doing to help this team right now.

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