As ESPN hockey scribe Katie Strang reported last night, it appears that Mats Zuccarello will be returning to the New York Rangers.
The Blueshirts clearly need some offense and while Zuccarello is not exactly a Steven Stamkos or someone who can put the puck in the net on a consistent basis, he is someone that can create scoring chances with his speed, his willingness to go the net and his soft hands.
Rangers' team captain Ryan Callahan said the following to Strang regarding what Zuccarello would bring to the team:
"There's no secret we need to score more goals," captain Ryan Callahan said. "Bringing a guy in that can create offense definitely will help the team."
For the Rangers, this move comes at the right time. The team may be finding ways to get points but it is not because of their offense. Continue reading "Zuccarello Back on Broadway; Fast Coming Too?"