Originally written on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 3/1/12

MONTREAL, QC - JUNE 27: General Manager and President Glen Sather of the New York Rangers works the phones during the 2009 NHL Entry Draft at the Bell Centre on June 27, 2009 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Scott Burnside at ESPN.com takes a look at the GM of the Year candidates and places Glen Sather at number three...3. Glen Sather, New York RangersWe admit it still seems strange to be considering the reclusive Rangers GM in this category, but there is no denying the admirable work Sather has done in building a gritty, defensively stellar Ranger team that remains the cream of the Eastern Conference crop. He did not add the offensive piece he would have liked at the deadline and time will tell whether that ultimately costs the Rangers a shot at a Cup, but we applaud what must have been a significant temptation to tear part of that roster apart to nab Columbus captain Rick Nash. In our view that would have been a colossal mistake and one that Sather might have made in the past but avoided this year....Sather has done a lot wrong during his tenure as Rangers GM (will never be forgiven for trading Leetch), which has added up to just TWO playoff series wins for the Blueshirts in his 11 ye...
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