With the offseason acquisition of winger Rich Nash and Vezina Trophy winner Henrik Lundqvist in top form, New York is a Stanley Cup favorite in some circles. So is Boston, so there’s a chance these Original Six rivals could meet again beyond the regular season.
If the Rangers fulfill those expectations, you can bet Kreider will play a big role in their success.
“I said it last spring, and it’s true. It’s pretty easy to fall in love with this group,” said Kreider.