RICK NASH RUMORS & GOSSIP
The New York Rangers and goaltender Henrik Lundqvist have agreed to an extension Wednesday that will make him the highest-paid goaltender in the NHL next season. According to ESPN.com, the extension was for seven years and $59.5 million — an average of $8.5 million per season. It will move Lundqvist, 31, ahead of Boston’s Tuukka Rask and Nashville’s Pekka Rinne, who...
Rick Nash claims his whole outlook at hockey changed after Sharks defenseman Brad Stuart delivered the concussion-inducing headshot (video below) in San Jose on Oct. 8 that sidelined him for six weeks and 17 games.The Rangers winger claims he wasn't expecting flowers, or anything from Hallmark for that matter, but Nash told the N.Y. Post he would have handled the situation differently...
from Larry Brooks of the New York Post,
Nash said the comparatively lengthy recovery process attached to what was his second concussion in eight months has altered his perspective.
“I’ve come to realize that with all this stuff going on, I’m going to have more than half of my life to live after I retire,” said the 29-year-old. “There’s a lot to life after hockey...
Rick Nash is back in the New York Rangers lineup after the star forward missed 17 games because of a concussion.
Nash passed his final test Tuesday when he skated with his teammates before the game that night against the Boston Bruins. Nash has being skating - mostly on his own - the past two weeks after his symptoms subsided.
He was cleared to return Sunday and told coach Alain...
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago
Per Andrew Gross, Rick Nash is good to go and will play tonight. He will take J.T. Miller’s spot in the lineup, as Miller will be a healthy scratch with Michael Del Zotto. Nash had been out since the third game of the season with a concussion.
Per Pat Leonard, Rick Nash is wearing a full contact jersey today in practice. This is nothing short of great news, as his time table for return –which had been as long as week-to-week earlier this week– is now day-to-day. The Rangers are that much closer to their best player returning to the lineup.
Also per Leonard, Michael Del Zotto appears to be a healthy scratch, as he is...
After an hour-long spin on the Madison Square Garden ice, New York Rangers forward Rick Nash is ready to practice with his teammates and could rejoin the lineup soon.
Nash skated for the fourth straight day on Tuesday and remained symptom-free from a concussion sustained Oct. 8 at San Jose.
He still needs work on his conditioning before he can play in a game, but Rangers coach...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago
For four weeks, the silence surrounding Rick Nash was deafening. When it comes to concussions, no news is bad news.
With the Rangers keeping mum, fans inevitably began fearing the worst. Was this a Sidney Crosby situation? Would Nash be forced to sit out an entire year? This wasn’t – knock on wood – a Chris Pronger tale, was it? It couldn’t be…right?
Rick Nash could be...
Per Katie Strang, Rick Nash has been performing “intermittent” physical activity at the Rangers practice facility over the past few weeks. While there is nothing new to report on his status or time table for return, being able to perform some physical activity is a good sign. Concussions are tricky, so expect Nash to be out a while longer.
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In almost every post here since Rick Nash went down with a concussion, the talk has been about his status, how long he will be out, and how good the Rangers will be (now that they appear to be clicking) once he returns full time. However, there has been a lot of concern about the severity of his concussion. Mum has been the word from the Rangers, and while that...