Found August 28, 2012 on NY Rangers Blog:
Ben Kuzma at the Vancouver Province reports that the Rangers are willing to match the four-year, $30 million offer the Buffalo Sabres have made to Shane Doan.Doan has said he will choose a team before the September 15th NHL lockout deadline....Kuzma gives no source for this rumor, so I'm not sure what to think....if true Sather has officially fallen off the wagon. And he was doing so well. Someone get him back in salary cap rehab....i still stand by my initial stance that the Rangers should walk unless Doan is willing to sign a two-year deal. No more.H/T to Spectors Hockey.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at

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