Rangers Roundup: Phil Di Giuseppe signed, Happy Birthday Alexis, and Dan Girardi head coach?
The New York Rangers have signed Phil DiGiuseppe to a one year two-way deal. The 27 year-old winger has good speed and size. He will compete next season for a 4th line role, and could be the 13th forward for the Blueshirts.
Rangers First Overall Pick turns 19
Alexis Lafreniere turned 19 today! The Rangers made sure to send out their future star Birthday wishes.
In case you missed it, Steve Serby of the NY Post did a Q&A with Alexis Lafreniere and it is a must read.
Q: Tell Rangers fans what kind of player you are — a personal scouting report.Alexis Lafreniere/NYPost
A: I am a competitive power forward who likes to be creative and use my teammates as much as possible on the ice. I bring intensity and passion every single shift and I like to use my body as much as my hands to create opportunities on the ice.
Dan Girardi future head coach?
Former NY Rangers defenseman, Dan Girardi is coaching in Canada and has some future aspirations it seems.