Viagra movies Yes, viagra movies Glen Sather and John Tortorella may be on the same page regarding the construction of the New York Rangers roster; however, viagra movies It is too bad that they are not reading from the same book.

Viagra movies We heard rumblings about their differences of opinion regarding the Rangers roster back when Sather signed Derek Boogaard as a free agent. Viagra movies Tortorella expressed concerns over the Boogeyman’s conditioning back then – something that still is a concern given Boogaard’s lack of ice time despite the team’s willingness for retribution for the Maple Leafs roughing up Marion Gaborik last week.

Viagra movies The battle over the Rangers’ roster continued when it was decided the team would carry five right-handed shooting defensemen and send Ryan McDonagh and Pavel Valentenko to Hartford. Viagra movies As I wrote last week, viagra movies I don’t think that is necessarily the worst thing to do if the righties have experience and are comfortable playing the left side.

Viagra movies No players are going to openly express any dissatisfaction with the situation, viagra movies but the same cannot be said for the coach.

Viagra movies When asked about the situation of having to play Steve Eminger, viagra movies Matt Gilroy or Michael Sauer on their off-side, viagra movies John Tortorella told Andrew Gross of that, viagra movies “I am not crazy about all of that.”

Viagra movies Of course, viagra movies part of the reason for that decision came down to the fear the Rangers would lose a defenseman on waivers if he were sent to Hartford and the concern over possible salary cap hits if Gilroy and Eminger were subject to re-entry waivers.

Viagra movies The same situation existed over the next big roster decision – whether Tim Kennedy or Todd White would be sent to the Wolf Pack when Chris Drury was activated from the Injured List. Viagra movies As is the Rangers luck, viagra movies the Blueshirts captain didn’t last a full game before getting hurt again.

Viagra movies Most fans were perplexed that the Rangers made the decision to send Kennedy ($550, viagra movies000 cap hit) over White (about $2.4 million cap hit) – and almost as many were surprised to see Kennedy clear waivers. Viagra movies

Viagra movies At an eventual cap hit of just $275, viagra movies000, viagra movies it is highly unlikely that Kennedy would go unclaimed in re-entry waivers. Viagra movies While White’s re-entry cap hit would make him more likely to clear, viagra movies the Rangers could not afford to run the risk the $1.2 million dead space on their salary cap.

Viagra movies With all of these factors considered, viagra movies it appears that the Coach and GM were on different pages of two entirely different books in reference to this decision – a point that Torts was quick to distinguish.

Viagra movies “It’s really not my decision, viagra movies” Tortorella told Gross. Viagra movies “I gave him (GM Glen Sather) my thoughts and this was the way we decided to go.”

Viagra movies Even if we sidestep the Kennedy-White debate for the time being, viagra movies Slats and Torts are still not seeing eye-to-eye in reference to the Rangers roster.

Viagra movies Rick Carpiniello of the Journal News discussed the Rangers roster with Tortorella and the writer concluded that the coach is “not thrilled with his current roster”.

Viagra movies When asked about not having any spare forwards at his disposal, viagra movies Tortorella told Carpiniello, viagra movies “That’s not my call. Viagra movies I haven’t even talked to Glen about that. Viagra movies We’re going to have to re-assess it. Viagra movies We’ll re-assess it tomorrow and see where we go.”

Viagra movies Last season the Rangers carried only 21 players (one over the minimum) for the majority of the season in order to preserve cap space. Viagra movies This season is a different story as the Rangers had cap space at the start of the season and can gain even more by placing Drury, viagra movies Gaborik and Vinny Prospal on Long-Term Injured Reserve.

Viagra movies The question that needs to be asked is why aren’t the Rangers giving Tortorella some help – especially with so much of the offensive production sidelined with injuries?

Viagra movies The answer might be found in who would be recalled from Hartford. Viagra movies As things stand now, viagra movies the Rangers need to add some depth on the wing – especially depth of the offensive variety.

Viagra movies Putting Kennedy aside because of the re-entry dilemma, viagra movies the most logical player to be recalled would have been Dale Weise – the forward who drew Tortorella’s intrigue at the end of last season. Viagra movies Unfortunately, viagra movies the injury bug found him as well. Viagra movies According to Mitch Beck of the “Howlings” blog, viagra movies Weise broke his left hand and surgery will keep him out until at least early December.

Viagra movies The Wolf Pack’s leading scorer is veteran AHL center Kris Newbury (eight points in six games, viagra movies but the Rangers have enough third/fourth line centers on the roster.

Viagra movies Hartford captain Dane Byers would merit consideration (6-2-4-6), viagra movies but it appears that the powers-that-be at MSG are not comfortable with him being more than a fourth line forward.

Viagra movies Veteran RW Jeremy Williams (6-3-2-5) scored 32 goals last season with Grand Rapids, viagra movies but outside of 31 games with Toronto (9-2-11), viagra movies he has spent the vast majority of his five professional seasons in the AHL.

Viagra movies Evgeny Grachev (6-1-1-2) is off to a slow start and the Rangers might not want to recall him until he shows that he can find consistency and dominate at the AHL level. Viagra movies However, viagra movies it could be a case that Grachev needs the challenge of playing against NHL players in order for his game to progress.

Viagra movies That leaves everyone’s favorite Mats Zuccarello (6-2-0-2) as the most likely target for a recall. Viagra movies While he struggled at the start of the season, viagra movies his play picked up once he was placed on a line with Kennedy. Viagra movies MZA gives the Rangers the top six forward type of offense they need and he adds some much-needed speed to the lineup.

Viagra movies The Rangers might be forced to make a move to add another forward because, viagra movies according to Gross and Steve Zipay, viagra movies Erik Christensen is not practicing with the team this morning in Toronto as his sore groin acts up. Viagra movies Of course, viagra movies the Rangers could just dress seven defensemen and call it a day.

Viagra movies Of course, viagra movies there is always the trade route. Viagra movies According to TSN, viagra movies Ottawa GM Bryan Murray has been on the phones trying to swing a deal to shake up his struggling team – especially for some help on the blue line.

Viagra movies Murray told TSN, viagra movies “I think that we have a couple of young guys on the blueline who have really struggled to play their game and I think that it has become contagious. Viagra movies I can’t say that one of our ‘D’ have played to where I thought they would be.”

Viagra movies Could they have an interest in an Eminger or Gilroy? Sauer might also be a target, viagra movies but his cap hit is too low to even be close to a match with Ottawa’s forwards – five of whom are a $4.2 million cap hit or more and four of them have contracts that extend two (Daniel Alfredsson and Mike Fisher) or three (Milan Michalek and Jason Spezza) years. Viagra movies Of the remaining Senator forwards, viagra movies only one comes close to providing a solution to the Rangers question.

Viagra movies The only forward who has an expiring contract is Alexei Kovalev and I am not so sure the third time is the charm in Alexei’s case.

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Viagra movies Martin Biron was expected to debut his new mask in his first Rangers start last night in Toronto. Viagra movies However, viagra movies he wore his “regular mask”. Viagra movies The new mask is an homage to Gilles Gratton’s tiger mask with the Rangers 85th anniversary logo on the size. Viagra movies Here is a sneak page at Biron’s new mask .

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