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Bruce Garrioch at the Ottawa Sun reports that the Rangers weren't pleased with the way Blue Jackets GM Scott Howson handled negotiations in a failed deal involving Rick Nash and that some around the league would be surprised if they even revisit a deal for the Columbus sniper in the off-season....the Rangers interest in Nash will have everything to do with how well they perform in the playoffs. If the Rangers collapse down the stretch and end up a first round casualty then you can be assured that no matter how unhappy Sather was with negotiations he'll be knocking on Howson's door this off-season....conversely if the Rangers make a long run, Sather will likely stay the course and develop the young core that will get even younger next year will players like Kreider and Erixon joining the mix.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at ...
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