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Leetch likes McDonagh, Rangers' D-men

Hall of Fame defenseman Brian Leetch was named the captain of the New York Rangers after the departure of legendary teammate and long-standing team leader Mark Messier in 1997. Leetch remembers how it felt when people started calling him captain, the recognition that came with wearing the 'C' of an Original Six team and the responsibility that came with representing such...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Briere punches McDonagh, will always be a rat (GIF)

Danny Briere is a diminutive forward who has made a lot of money in the NHL by being really good at hockey. He’s also a rat, which is probably why he has survived for so long considering he’s 5’8 (on a good day) and played a good chunk of his career prior to the ‘small guy friendly’ rule changes from the ’03-’04 lockout. Here, he straight up punches Ryan McDonagh in...
Via Save By Richter
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Rangers must protect Ryan McDonagh from himself

When Ryan McDonagh crumbled to the ice late Tuesday night in Vancouver, his mouth agape, his face warped in pain, Rangers fans held their breath. They crossed their fingers. They averted their eyes then immediately looked back. They waited for him to rise to his feet. The seconds rung like a gong. They dragged on relentlessly, their timbre low, their tenor dark. As McDonagh lay sprawled...
Via isportsweb.com
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Burrows high hit on McDonagh

In the final minute of yesterday’s win over Vancouver, Alex Burrows –not known for being the cleanest of players– delivered a questionable high hit on Ryan McDonagh. The hit left McDonagh on the ice in pain, and burrows received a five minute major for elbowing. There is no update on McDonagh’s injury as of yet. The GIF of the hit is below, courtesy of Edge of Sports Insanity...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers, Ryan McDonagh Expected To Agree On Six Year Extension

New York Rangers defensemen Ryan McDonagh is expected to sign a six year extension with the team some time today according to Aaron Ward of TSN.  McDonagh, 24, posted 4 goals to go along with 15 assists last season. Larry Brooks of the New York Daily News reports that McDonagh’s extension will have a cap [...]
Via Ranger Nation
July 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Estimating Ryan McDonagh’s next contract

Ryan McDonagh is going to be the trickiest RFA to sign.  When news broke yesterday of Roman Josi’s new contract with the Nashville Predators ($28 million over 7 years), focus immediately shifted to Ryan McDonagh. After all, McDonagh and Josi are very comparable players. They are both coming off their ELCs. They are both top-pairing defensemen. They are both arbitration eligible...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

McDonagh leaves KHL for personal reasons and injury

Per Andrey Osadchenko, who covers the KHL, Ryan McDonagh is on his way home, as he has been granted a leave of absence from Barys to deal with personal issues and an injury. Pat Leonard has additional information, noting that the injury is not believed to be serious. McDonagh would be the third Rangers roster player to suffer a minor injury while playing overseas. Rick Nash suffered...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
November 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Ryan McDonagh Signs in KHL

New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh has become the third Blueshirt to sign overseas during the current NHL lockout, inking a deal with HC Barys Astana of the KHL. McDonagh follows in the footsteps of teammates Rick Nash and Carl Hagelin, who made the jump from North America several weeks ago. McDonagh actually held out for quite a while, turning down two previous offers to...
Via The Rangers Tribune
October 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Player Review: Ryan McDonagh

Ryan McDonagh is a special kind of hockey player that the Rangers are extremely fortunate to have on their hands. For a kid that was only recalled by the Rangers in December of 2010, it's amazing that he is already among the League's best shutdown defensemen in 2012. It's been a pleasure watching Ryan mature and grow into the powerhouse that he now is, and the best is...
Via The Rangers Tribune
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Ryan McDonagh probably won’t be getting a contract extension this summer

In a season full of surprises, none was bigger than 22-year-old defenseman Ryan McDonagh. The former Wisconsin Badger was stolen from Montreal in the laughable Scott Gomez salary dump, arguably Glen Sather’s greatest transaction as general manager of the New York Rangers. McDonagh spent the first half of the 2010-2011 season quietly honing his game in Connecticut before being called...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
June 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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