I’m headed to Rangers practice this afternoon. I will have some updates via twitter, hopefully video and audio later, and news about today’s final roster, which is below:
From the Rangers:
RANGERS OPENING DAY ROSTER SET
24 Players Remain with the Club
NEW YORK, September 29, 2013 – New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has assigned forwards Marek Hrivik, Chris Kreider, Oscar Lindberg, Brandon Mashinter, and Darroll Powe, and defensemen Conor Allen and Stu Bickel to Hartford of the American Hockey League (AHL).
The Rangers now have 24 players remaining on their active roster, including two goaltenders, seven defensemen, and 15 forwards. The Blueshirts will begin their 2013-14 regular season campaign against the Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday, October 3, at Jobing.com Arena (10:00 p.m.).
PLAYERS ASSIGNED TO HARTFORD (AHL) ON 9/29/13:
Defense (2): Conor Allen, Stu Bickel
Forward (5): Marek Hrivik, Chris Kreider, Oscar Lindberg, Brandon Mashinter, Darroll Powe
NEW YORK RANGERS OPENING DAY ROSTER:
Goal (2): Martin Biron, Henrik Lundqvist
Defense (7): Michael Del Zotto, Justin Falk, Dan Girardi, Ryan McDonagh, John Moore, Marc Staal, Anton Stralman
Forward (15): Arron Asham, Brian Boyle, Derick Brassard, Ryan Callahan, Derek Dorsett, Jesper Fast, Carl Hagelin, J.T. Miller, Dominic Moore, Rick Nash, Benoit Pouliot, Taylor Pyatt, Brad Richards, Derek Stepan, Mats Zuccarello