Florida Panthers hire Paul Maurice, for some reason

Florida Panthers hire Paul Maurice, for some reason

Paul MauricePhoto: Getty Images We’re still very much in a time where teams in any sport are going to overreact to playoff results. They have 82 or 162 games of sample size where they play everyone and aren’t confined to one matchup with one team at one time with one status of health, but whatever … Read more

Rangers’ cap crunch could create Ryan Strome-Andrew Copp choice

Rangers' cap crunch could create Ryan Strome-Andrew Copp choice

Rangers president and general manager Chris Drury is not one to negotiate publicly, but he doesn’t take much expertise to read the team’s salary-cap table and realize the biggest decision on his hands. The Rangers have about $10 million to spend this offseason, give or take. Seven of their players, including all four trade-deadline acquisitions … Read more

Rangers offseason evaluation includes No. 2 center

Rangers offseason evaluation includes No. 2 center

The New York Rangers are formulating offseason plans that will include decisions on pending unrestricted free agents who played big roles during their run to the Eastern Conference Final and young players who might be ready for bigger roles. “We’re doing a deep dive now and looking back,” general manager Chris Drury Wednesday said. “It’s … Read more

What Rangers may do with all of their impending free agents

What Rangers may do with all of their impending free agents

The Post’s Mollie Walker breaks down the Rangers’ free agents: Ryan Strome, UFA The second-line center spot that’s been occupied by Strome is the most critical decision for the Rangers this offseason. The two sides weren’t able to come to an agreement during the season and considering Strome didn’t produce much in these playoffs, the … Read more