In regards to Whitney, he told a paper in Arizona, "Production-wise they always say the older you get, you're going to fall off. Eventually they're going to be right, but they haven't been. ... I've performed well enough the last five years to warrant a contract that's deserving of it."
John Tortorella has said that he wants the Rangers to be a deeper team heading into next season.
Just for the entertainment value, I'd love to see the Rangers sign Semin and throw him in the pit with Torts.— Nick Cotsonika (@cotsonika) July 1, 2012
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