Practice: Rick Nash and Ryan McDonagh On The Ice For The Rangers

12:31PM: Pat Leonard has Nash skating with Kreider and Halpern

12:15PM: Andrew Gross says that Arron Asham isn’t skating today at what the Rangers have called an optional practice.

Gross has the lines at practice as:

  • Carl Hagelin, Derek Stepan, Ryan Callahan/Rick Nash
  • Taylor Pyatt, Brad Richards, Marian Gaborik
  • Darroll Powe, Brian Boyle, JT Miller
  • Chris Kreider and Jeff Halpern

11:53AM: According to Pat Leonard and Steve Zipay, Rick Nash is on the ice for the second straight day at Rangers practice.

Ryan McDonagh is on the ice as well and skating for the first time since he was hit by Max Pacioretty on Saturday.

Last night on MSG, Sam Rosen mentioned how Nash, McDonagh and Michael Del Zotto all may be ready to return tomorrow against Tampa Bay.

Del Zotto has skated the last couple of days and is skating once again. He has not played in the Rangers last two games after taking a a hit from Marc Mehot last Thursday.