NHL Burning Questions: New York Rangers

Welcome again to the newest entry in THN.com’s ‘Three Necessary Questions’ sequence. On this function, we ask three large questions for each NHL workforce forward of the beginning of the 2022-23 common season. On this file, we ask three vital questions in regards to the New York Rangers.

Three burning questions for Rangers in 2022-23:

1. What can the Rangers do to ease the burden of star goalkeeper Igor Shesterkin? No goalkeeper did extra for his workforce within the common season final yr than Shesterkin, who took dwelling the primary Vezina Cup as one of the best goalkeeper of the match. The 26-year-old Russian stole a number of video games for the Blues in 2021-22, typically overcoming a lackluster defensive scheme to propel Rangers into the usually successful column. Nevertheless, Rangers GM Chris Drury opted for a distinct search for the Shesterkin backup – parting methods with Alexandar Georgiev, and as a substitute going with veteran Jaroslav Halak.