Numbers Game: Buying Out Wojtek Wolski

With the offseason underway, and the buyout period beginningo n June 15, the Rangers are going to have some difficult decisions.  One of those difficult decisions will be with winger Wojtek Wolski, who was acquired in January in exchange for Michal Rozsival.  The acquisition of Wolski was expected to bring increased scoring to the Rangers, who were struggling mightily for…

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Christensen and Wolski Playing for their Careers?

Wojtek Wolski and Erik Christensen are playing for their Rangers careers in the upcoming playoff series against Washington; that is without doubt. What is in doubt is how that pressure will manifest itself throughout the series. Both players have an abundance of talent, something the Rangers as a team haven’t enough of.  However both players have been underwhelming as Rangers…

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Wolski, Drury Can Be Wildcards for Rangers

To win in the playoffs you need your stars to play to their capabilities, but you also need a few unsuspecting players to step their game up and bring more than might be expected of them.  For the Rangers heading into their series against the Washington Capitals Wojtek Wolski and Chris Drury are two wild cards that would greatly improve…

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Wolski, Eminger Out; Newbury, Del Zotto In Against Kings

The New York Rangers have decided that Wojtek Wolski’s injured ribs have not healed sufficiently over the past three days for him to play tomorrow against the Kings.  The discussion seems to center around Wolski wanting to go but being unsure of how long he would last and Andrew Gross passes along that coach John Tortorella did not want to…

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Wolski Provides Flexibility Amongst Battered Forwards

Not sure if you saw it, but the Rangers made a minor move last night, acquiring Wojtek Wolski from the Phoenix Coyotes in exchange for defenseman Michal Rozsival. The Rangers made the move after losing Alex Frolov for the remainder of the season with a mangled knee, the fifth Rangers forward (Frolov, Vinny Prospal, Ryan Callahan, Erik Christensen, Derek Boogaard)…

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Rangers Acquire Wolski From Coyotes For Rozsival

According to Darren Dreger of TSN the New York Rangers have traded Michal Rozsival to the Phoenix Coyotes for Wojtek Wolski.  .  The move will save the Rangers 1.2 million against the cap this season and bring in an extremely talented if underperforming forward to give the Rangers another push as they look to rise to the ranks of contender. …

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