Katie Strang @KatieStrangESPN 4m
A bit older as he just turned 24 and also a bit undersized as far as weight goes, but is an incredible skater and very good offensively. 8 goals and 39 points in 40 games this season and plays with a bit of an edge.#NYR Hearing that the Rangers are closing in on college free agent Mat Bodie, offensive defenseman from Union College
@collegehockey:@lindacohn:Congrats to the captain of the champs, @MBodes22, on signing with NYR. Thanks for being a wonderful ambassador for college hockey.Great signing by @NYRangers inking free agent D-man @MBodes22 the Captain of NCAA champs Union. Bodie will join #NYR at camp this summer.