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Rangers Daily Prospect Update -- Aug. 14

by Staff Writer / New York Rangers
Zdenek Bahenksy, a 2004 third-round draft pick whose NHL rights remain with the Rangers, continued his hot preseason on Friday, scoring a goal in Mlada Boleslav's 4-2 victory over host Liberec in Czech Republic Tipsport Cup action. Bahensky tallied a shorthanded goal at 1:32 of the second period, stretching his preseason scoring streak to six games. He now has four goals and three assists in that span. Also on Friday, Slovak prospect David Skokan and his Slovan Bratislava teammates remained unbeated in four preseason games with a 2-0 win over Znojmo.

Bahensky Z. BAHENSKY
Team: BK Mlada Boleslav
Position: Right Wing
Height: 6-2  Weight: 190 lbs.
Born: Jan. 3, 1986
Biography
Preseason Stats GP G A PTS PIM +/-
  6 4 3 7 6 n/a
Preseason Results
Date Opponent Result Statistics/Notes
Jul. 28 Benatky 5-1 W Gave team a 2-0 lead at 17:35 of first period (GWG).
Jul. 30 at Plzen 1-4 L Scored PP goal for a 1-0 lead at 7:49 of first period.
Aug. 4 Usti nad Labem 4-5 L Assist in first; tied score at 4-4 at 1:55 of third; plus-1.
Aug. 6 at Litvinov 4-5 L Assist on game's final goal at 11:42 of third; plus-1.
Aug. 13 Karlovy Vary 4-6 L Assisted on game's first goal at 5:52 of first; 2 PIM.
Aug. 14 at Liberec 4-2 W SHG at 1:32 of second period to make it 2-0; 2 PIM.

Skokan D. SKOKAN
Team: HC Slovan Bratislava
Position: Center
Height: 6-0  Weight: 185 lbs.
Born: Dec. 6, 1988
Biography
Preseason Stats GP G A PTS PIM +/-
  4 1 0 1 0 n/a
Preseason Results
Date Opponent Result Statistics/Notes
Jul. 30 at Zlin 4-1 W No points. Played on Bratislava's second line.
Aug. 4 vs. Moscow Spartak 4-3 W (SO) Scored in the second period to tie game 2-2.
Aug. 11 Trinec 1-3 L Did not score.
Aug. 14 Znojmo 2-0 W Did not score.

Baranka I. BARANKA
Team: Moscow Spartak (KHL)
Position: Defense
Height: 6-3  Weight: 205 lbs.
Born: May 19, 1985
Biography
Preseason Stats GP G A PTS PIM +/-
  1 0 0 0 0 n/a
Preseason Results
Date Opponent Result Statistics/Notes
Aug. 4 vs. Bratislava 3-4 L (SO) Neutral-site game. Played on top defense pair.
Aug. 11 Nizhnekamsk 5-4 W (SO) Nizhny Novogorod tourney. Did not play.
Aug. 12 Balashikha 4-2 W Nizhny Novogorod tourney. Did not play.
Aug. 14 at Niz. Novgorod 0-3 L Nizhny Novogorod tourney. Did not play.

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