Read: Are The Rangers The Favorites In The East?

At ESPN NY, Mike Mazzeo wonders if the Rangers are the favorites to come out of the Eastern Conference this season.

While answering the question, Mazzeo writes “why not.” He adds “The Rangers appear to have all the ingredients needed to make a run at the Stanley Cup. They’ve just got to stay healthy and score consistently.”

At Pro Hockey Talk, they wonder if Nash can put the Rangers over the top.

In the CP, the Rangers are picked to finish first in the Eastern Conference.