Thread: Prospect Info: Round I, Pick #28: Brady Skjei, D
View Single Post
06-22-2012, 10:07 PM
Registered User
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 311
vCash: 500
If you look past Erixon and McIlrath, the Rangers have almost no sure-fire NHL d-men in the pipeline. (Klassen, Noreau, Ceresnak?) This is actually an area they needed depth in organizationally. And as we saw in the playoffs, three of the most effective Rangers were Hagelin, Kreider and McDonagh - arguably the three best skaters on the team. It's hard to pass up a player that has such a nice combo of size + skating. Hopefully the hockey IQ thing will work itself out (they said that about Kreider). Regardless, I'm not sure there were any sure-fire impact offensive players at our draft position.

gravey9 is offline   Reply With Quote