Commentary

Signs point to regression for Gaborik

The Blueshirts' big FA acquisition is trending down, but Doobie could do quite well

Originally Published: July 22, 2009
By Timo Seppa & E.J. Hradek | Puck Prospectus/ESPN The Magazine

Using the newly debuted projection system of Puck Prospectus, VUKOTA, Insider takes the temperature of players on every NHL team, checking in today with the Rangers.

Summer Skate -- New York Rangers


The Broadway Blues had the most anemic offense in the playoffs by a country mile. Rolling the dice on a healthy Marian Gaborik, the Rangers looked to fix that glaring deficiency by signing a forward with game-breaking skills. Now, will it pay off? Or will New York need to look elsewhere for its boost in production?

To see which player could soar, which could sink and which could be a potential impact prospect, you must be an ESPN Insider.

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