BY: The New York Rangers
1) Ty Ronning, RW, Vancouver Giants (WHL) – Ronning registered nine points (six goals, three assists) and recorded 23 shots on goal in four games during the week, including seven points (four goals, three assists) in the final two games of the week. Ronning established a single-game WHL career-high with four points (three goals, one assist) on his 20th birthday on Oct. 20 at Brandon, and he tallied three points (one goal, two assists) on Oct. 21 at Regina.
The Rangers’ seventh-round pick (201st overall) in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft has registered 16 points (10 goals, six assists) in 12 games with Vancouver in 2017-18, and he has recorded at least seven shots on goal in five of the 12 contests. Ronning leads the Giants in goals (10), points (16), plus/minus rating (plus-eight), shots on goal (65), and game-winning goals (two) thus far this season. Ronning is also tied for second in the WHL in shots on goal and is tied for sixth in the league in goals in 2017-18. Continue reading