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Rangers' Ryan McDonagh warrants attention on the ice
Rangers' Ryan McDonagh warrants attention on the ice

The tipping point in the Stanley Cup Final very well could be which premier defenseman can most effectively continue his inspired postseason run. Like the Kings' Drew Doughty, the New York Rangers' Ryan McDonagh is listed at 6 feet 1, 213 pounds. Each is 24, and a former first-round draft pick who plays an abundance of minutes for the respective Stanley Cup finalists. "He's got a lot of speed; that allows him to think offense and get back to play defense," Doughty said. "I know I've got to be a better player than him." In Game 1, McDonagh — known as "Mack Truck" to his teammates — played a game-high 31 minutes 12 seconds and...

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