Darren Dreger tweets that the Rangers are one of the teams that are interested in Brown.
Brown, 27, is signed through 2014 with a cap hit of 3.1 million.
He is 6-0, 204lbs and has 215 hits this season for LA. Brown averages 1:39 on the PK.
Brown played under John Tortorella at the 2010 Olympics.
Rangers in on Dustin Brown, who would fit in perfectly and cost less (in assets and $) than Rick Nash.— Chris Botta (@ChrisBottaNHL) February 24, 2012