Raise your hand if you thought this was where the Rangers would be when they were blowing that two-goal lead against Columbus.
There is, mind you, a lot of hockey left, and given some of the sloppy play today, the Rangers should be worshipping at the feet of Henrik Lundqvist for the next few days.
But still, sixth place. That’s, like, better than seventh place, and almost as good as fifth.
And to think, earlier in the season, I’d never be able to make such insightful analysis. We’ve all come a long way…