Thread: Recalled/Assigned: Rangers recall Stu Bickel
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12-18-2011, 09:18 PM
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Well i didnt want to overstate his play because it was in the preseason where it seemed the rangers dressed three different teams while in Europe. He played tough and was steady.

He did however somewhere down the line acquire the nickname Stink Pickle. and you're right anybody filling Emminger spot could fall between decent and woeful.

Although Emminger has played well, I still will not buy that he has a "veteran presence" that some on this board were throwing around last year right before he was signed.
Yeah he was OK. I'm looking at it from the perspective that we ought to be a contending team, and that a 25-year-old ECHL'er, even as an emergency call up, should be nowhere near this roster.

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