Traverse City Game 2: Rangers vs. Dallas

OPPONENT: St. Louis Blues TOP PROSPECTS (SKATER): Jamie Oleksiak (1st round, 2011), Scott Glennie (1st round, 2009) TOP PROSPECT (GOALIE): Jack Campbell (1st round, 2010) RANGERS LINES (Per Steve Zipay): Shane McColgan-Ryan Bourque-Christian Thomas Carl Hagelin-JT Miller-Andrew Yogan Jason Wilson-Jon Audy-Marchessault-Kale Kerbashian Jordan Hickmott-Michael St. Croix-Taylor Jordan Tim Erixon-Dylan McIlrath Lee Baldwin-Blake Parlett Collin Bowman-Samual Noreau Scott Stajcer Jason Missiaen CRAZY THOUGHT: Parlett gets…

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Traverse City Game 1 Wrap Up

I’m a little late with this, but I had to watch the game on DVR this morning.  The Rangers prospects dominated the St. Louis Blues prospects, and won 5-2 despite a good effort in net by their top prospect Jake Allen. Prospects that impressed me: Tim Erixon – man this kid can play.  Everything he did was so smooth, you…

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Traverse City Game 1: Rangers vs. St. Louis

OPPONENT: St. Louis Blues TOP PROSPECT (SKATER): Philip McCrae (2nd round, 2008) TOP PROSPECT (GOALIE): Jake Allen (2nd round, 2008) RANGERS LINES (Per Steve Zipay on 9/9): Shane McColgan-Ryan Bourque-Christian Thomas Carl Hagelin-JT Miller-Randy McNaught Jason Wilson-Jon Audy-Marchessault-Tommy Grant Jordan Hickmott-Michael St. Croix-Christian Thomas (double shifted) Kale Kerbashian-Andrew Yogan-Tayler Jordan Jyri Niemi-Dylan McIlrath Tim Erixon-Blake Parlett Collin Bowman-Petr Ceresnak Lee Baldwin-Samuel Noreau Scott…

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What To Expect From Traverse City

There has been a lot of hype heading into the Traverse City Tournament this year, and for good reason. For the first time, we will get the opportunity to watch the games live, instead of hearing about them from bloggers and other media outlets. We will finally get first hand looks at Dylan McIlrath, Tim Erixon, Christian Thomas, J.T. Miller,…

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Traverse City Lines, Pairs

Per Steve Zipay, the Traverse City roster had one final practice/scrimmage before heading out to the tournament: Shane McColgan/Ryan Bourque/Christian Thomas Hagelin/JT Miller/Randy McNaught Jason Wilson/Jon Audy-Marchessault/Tommy Grant Jordan Hickmott/Michael St. Croix/Thomas (double shifted) Kale Kerbashian/Andrew Yogan/Tayler Jordan Again, these could very well change…. DEFENSE Jyri Niemi-Dylan McIlrath Tim Erixon-Blake Parlett Collin Bowman-Petr Ceresnak Lee Baldwin-Samuel Noreau Zipay notes that…

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