With Jacob Trouba sidelined until at least Thursday with a suspected concussion, K'Andre Miller becomes even more important to the Rangers' blue line. An increase in quality minutes is guaranteed for the rookie defenseman, who's already a participant on New York's secondary power play. Rostered in only 5.6% of ESPN.com leagues, Miller could be in for a quality weekend altogether. Of those available in fantasy play, forward Colin Blackwell has the greatest upside. Skating on a scoring line with Artemi Panarin and Ryan Strome, the lesser-known entity has six goals and six assists in his most recent 13 games. The Rangers host the Flyers twice in the next 24 hours before welcoming the Sabres on Sunday.Toronto Maple Leafs

Points: 60 Regulation wins: 22 Playoff position: N1 Games left: 12 Next game: @ VAN (Apr. 18) Playoff chances: 100% Tragic number: N/A

McLellan considers it no coincidence that Marleau’s upbringing is similar to Howe’s. “I think what Patrick has and is maybe missing from today’s generation is he’s farm tough. He’s a big, thick, strong, Saskatchewan farm boy,” McLellan said during a recent videoconference. “That’s what he started out as, and then he was committed to training and to his fitness and he had really good people around him, starting with his family.”

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10. New York Islanders. Just 13 goals in the past eight games is not ideal. They have won two games during that stretch by a 1-0 score. That might be Lou Lamoriello and Barry Trotz’s dream situation, but you are going to need more than that in the playoffs


"To be merely mentioned in the same sentence as Gordie Howe is an achievement most hockey players can only dream about," Bettman said in his message. "To break one of his records is historic."New York Rangers

Corkum has questioned the value of wearing masks and Canada's coronavirus pandemic support plans in posts made on his LinkedIn account. In response to a post by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announcing a program to boost funding for vaccines, health care and for municipalities, Corkum wrote: "Propaganda.... Think ! What is there agenda? Your safety? I think not!"Anaheim Ducks

You haven't loved the 2020-21 Bruins. You've been frustrated with them because they couldn't score and didn't have enough on the back end. Deep down, you didn't expect them to make any real noise.Montreal Canadiens