Rangers Roundup: Lias Andersson likely to be suspended for headshot, JD on Hank buyout, and more

Good morning Rangers fans, it’s is time to get your day started right. We go around the prospect horn to check in on Andersson, and Lundkvist. Then we hear from John Davidson on Lundqvist’s buyout.

Lias Andersson likely to be suspended

Lias Andersson played very well yesterday recording two helpers. Unfortunately, he was also involved in a hit that will certainly get him a suspension.

In other prospect news, Nils Lundkvist scored a beauty in Lulea’s 5-4 win over Andersson’s HV71 team. Check out the gorgeous tip for the game-winner.

John Davidson on Henrik Lundqvist and Marc Staal

Lundqvist and Staal
Lundqvist and Staal (Getty Images)

Last night, MSG started its coverage of the NHL Draft. They had on John Davidson who spoke highly of Henrik Lundqvist and Marc Staal.

“When you think about Marc Staal and Henrik, combined almost 30 years of service with the Rangers, and both of them have played with a great deal of compassion, a great deal of competitiveness, have gone and won a Presidents Trophy and have gone to the Stanley Cup Finals. These are the types of things that really weigh on you when you try and make these decisions, and these are the hard ones to make.”

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Anthony Scultore has been covering the New York Rangers and the NHL since 2014. His work also appears at... More about Anthony Scultore

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