Mar 28, 2014; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) skates against the Calgary Flames during the first period at Scotiabank Saddledome. Calgary Flames won 4-3. Mandatory Credit: Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports

Ryan McDonagh 50/50 to Return Before Playoffs

Last week, New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh said that he expected to return before the start of the playoffs. On Tuesday, McDonagh’s head coach gave another update on the stud blue-liner’s status.

According to Dan Rosen of, though McDonagh skated with the team during practice on Tuesday, Alain Vigneault won’t commit to McDonagh being back for any of the final three regular season games.

McDonagh has been out since April 1 when he suffered an upper-body injury against Vancouver.


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