Rangers Roundup: All the top rumors and news so far this week

Things have been fairly quiet since the Rangers won the NHL draft lottery. Of course, there is still plenty of important stories since and this is a good catch up on anything big you may have missed.

NY Rangers Rumors

August 16th, the Rangers granted permission for Chris Drury and the Florida Panthers to talk open their open GM position.

August 17th, the rumor mill in Toronto speculated if the Leafs were done with Frederik Andersen and if Henrik Lundqvist was a one year upgrade next season.

August 19th, I broke down the top three rumors from LA, Montreal, and Ottawa regarding offers they may make for Alexis Lafreniere.

August 20th, the Rangers can use Carolina’s first round pick to move up in the draft to get a center.

Rangers news and rumors
Rangers celebrate a score (Getty Images)

NY Rangers news

August 16th, I spoke with Ron Duguay and an NHL agent on what the Rangers need to do with their roster in order to win in the playoffs.

August 18th, Ottawa Senators owner laughs at rumors they would trade picks 3 and 5 to the Rangers for 1.

August 18th, SLO-MO video captures just how close Toronto came to winning the lottery.

August 19th, Tony DeAngelo takes to Twitter to defend Brett Howden against clueless critics.

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