Feb 12, 2012, 2:16 PM EST
When Ryan Callahan was named captain of the Rangers it was seen as a no-brainer move by most Rangers fans and outsiders. Callahan is the heart and soul of the team and the guy that not only gets it done playing physically but also by scoring goals.
After a hat trick yesterday against the Flyers and scoring a goal today against the Capitals, he’s one short of his career high.
More importantly for the Rangers, they view him as a guy that leads by example. Check out what the Rangers say about Callahan as well as Pierre McGuire and Mike Milbury’s thoughts on him.This video is no longer available. Click here to watch more NBC Sports videos!
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