While speaking about the Rangers rebuild, GM Jeff Gorton said that he can see this as a "big year" for Pavel Buchnevich. (MSG)
Gorton said that David Quinn will bring in a new system for Buchnevich, and the team, to play, and that the Russian will have "bigger minutes. (MSG)
- As a rookie, Buchnevich had 8 goals, 12 assists and 13:16 per game in 41 games.
- Last season he had 14 goals and 29 assists and 15:01 per game in 74 games.
Gorton said that Buchnevich will be a "top-six forward" for a long time and should be able to build on the 43 point season he had last year. (MSG)