Carl Hagelin to Return for Rangers

car_hagelin_2013The New York Rangers will get a much-needed injection of energy into the lineup tonight, as speedy winger Carl Hagelin will make his regular season debut against the Islanders.

“He brings a speed dimension obviously,” head coach Alain Vigneault said. “A guy that can help us create turnovers and probably — most definitely — spend a lot more time in the other team’s end.

“He’s been a big part of this team.”

Hagelin, 25, had offseason shoulder surgery that cost him the entire preseason and the first 10 games of the year.

Source: Mike Halford, NBC Sports

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