Read: ESPN’s Rangers Season Preview

At ESPN.com, Scott Burnside list 10 things you need to know about the Rangers as part of his season preview for the team.

Among the topics that he touches on are Henrik Lundqvist, Brad Richards, the defense and Marian Gaborik.

The defense is certainly a big topic with the uncertainty of Marc Staal, Michael Sauer’s injury and the readiness/preparedness of players like Tim Erixon, Michael Del Zotto and Brendan Bell.