Brady Skjei not playing today

9:15 2:32PM: Skjei is not playing today for the Rangers. (NYR)

9/14 7:25PM: Brady Skjei suffered an upper-body injury in the Rangers win today in Traverse City. (NHL)

Skjei is expected to play in the Rangers final game of the tournament tomorrow. (NHL)

Wolf Pack coach Ken Gernander said that Skjei suffered a “minor little ding” and should be “OK” for Tuesday.” (NHL)

Gernander added that the organization wants him ready for Training Camp this week so they are “erring on the side of caution.” (NHL)


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Brady Skjei is going to push people this year

SkjeiJeff Beukeboom was on the Rangers Blue Line Podcast recently and spoke about Brady Skjei, saying that in the few games he played in Hartford last year “you could see the raw talent.”

Beukeboom said that his skating reminds people of Ryan McDonagh’s and that you could almost think they were twins if they were on the ice at the same time.

Gordie Clark said that Skjei is “going to push people” but that he may be like McDonagh and need to play half a season, or more, in the AHL.(NYR)

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