Baby Rangers allow four in third, fall to Baby Stars

Not the best opening to the Traverse City Tournament last night. The Baby Rangers allowed four goals in the third to Dallas, eventually losing 7-5. On the bright side, five different Rangers scored in the game:

That’s multi-point nights from Howden, Andersson, Stukel and Lindqvist, plus a pair of powerplay goals. Looks like these Baby Rangers have the same defending issue the adult Rangers have too. Hopefully they clamp down in the next games.

Andersson, Ryan Lindgren, and Gabriel Fontaine wore the ‘A’s.

"Baby Rangers allow four in third, fall to Baby Stars", 5 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.

17 thoughts on “Baby Rangers allow four in third, fall to Baby Stars

  • Sep 8, 2018 at 11:29 am

    They ran out of gas after 40 minutes as they started spending longer & longer shifts in their own end.

    • Sep 8, 2018 at 12:00 pm

      Thought so too. From what I saw, I *felt* like they had the edge in skill and skating (with a few lapses when that 4th line was on the ice — and few mistakes from the D) in the first two periods by a good margin. But maybe that is just what I wanted to see.

      • Sep 8, 2018 at 12:23 pm

        Dallas has a big team and played a pretty heavy game.

      • Sep 8, 2018 at 1:22 pm

        Rangers were the ones with the spurts of speed. Dallas was winning races all night long.

        Chytil wasn’t protecting the middle of the ice. He didn’t show good show good support for his D on this play in the DZ. That related to him getting burned for a goal against.

    • Sep 8, 2018 at 1:01 pm

      They ran out of gas at the end of every period

  • Sep 8, 2018 at 12:11 pm

    I didn’t watch the game. Were they bad defensively or was the goaltending not that good?

    • Sep 8, 2018 at 3:38 pm

      they were the better team in the 2nd period. We were weak in goal and there were some bad giveaways.

  • Sep 8, 2018 at 2:38 pm

    Where’s the hard hitting deep analysis of this game? We need to know the FO%, hair color’s and most importantly how this means that Kevin Hayes will sign a life-time contract with the Rangers.

  • Sep 8, 2018 at 3:24 pm

    When is next game?

    • Sep 8, 2018 at 5:35 pm

      Next game is 6:30 EST against Minnesota

  • Sep 8, 2018 at 5:31 pm

    Don’t sleep on Howden.

  • Sep 8, 2018 at 7:53 pm

    Could we pleeeeeezzze call them something other than the “baby Rangers”? Pittsburgh’s been doing that for years with their AHL team. Makes me wanna puke.

    • Sep 8, 2018 at 8:50 pm

      Fetal Rangers?

    • Sep 8, 2018 at 9:12 pm

      Could we calm them the pre pubescent Rangers?

      • Sep 8, 2018 at 9:40 pm

        Somehow both worse and waaaayyyy creepier at the same time.

    • Sep 9, 2018 at 4:51 pm

      Not ready for prime time players or NRFPTP

  • Sep 9, 2018 at 11:16 am

    Didn’t watch the game but it’s good to see that the Rangers young guns can generate offense. Defense is a concern though out the organization, coaching that emphasizes team defense will be a must if the Rangers want to become competitive again.

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