But head coach
And the other top prospects would have played at the Traverse City prospects tournament under the eyes of the organization.
So spending a week of camp in the New York spotlight is not necessarily out of the ordinary for the Rangers' AHL players.
"It's not a huge difference for a lot of these players," Gernander said. "A lot of guys would be NHL camp before they're sent to Hartford."
The team will make its first Connecticut appearance Wednesday night, when the Whale hosts the
The regular season starts Oct. 12 against Bridgeport at the