Thread: Prospect Info: Rangers Prospect Poll: #2
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01-07-2013, 09:44 PM
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Originally Posted by mschmidt64 View Post
That's not necessarily a bad philosophy when you've got the cash assets, history, and market to lure the big names. While the signing megastars route didn't work for the Rangers in the late 90s and early 2000s when they were only signing stars, now that they've begun to build a solid core of hard working talented 2nd and 3rd liners, the "icing on the cake" approach to FA does seem to be working.

Still, you'd like to have a home-grown elite top line player.
Of course you would. The Rangers have Hank, McDonagh, Girardi and Staal. All players that other teams would clearly covet who are home grown. Callahan may be in that group as well. Stepan has a chance to get there.

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