As the dog days of summer are ending, so are the dog days of the NHL offseason. Many players are getting acquainted with their new team or are skating once again to get back into playing shape for the beginning of the regular season.
Another team in the Doan sweepstakes is the New York Rangers.
After acquiring Rick Nash in July, the Rangers have showed interest in acquiring the 35-year-old winger as well. Back in July, Doan met with Rangers officials. Since then, not much has been mentioned between the two parties. Still, don't count the Blueshirts out quite yet.
Here are three reasons why Shane Doan is a perfect fit for the New York Rangers.