Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh is one of three Rangers -- including Ryan Callahan and Derek Stepan -- who is taking part in Team USA's Olympic camp in Arlington, Va. this week. On Tuesday, he spoke with NHL Network about the experience, meeting players for the first time, his knowledge of the host city of Sochi, RUS., what it would mean to him to play in the Olympics, what American players he watched growing up, the influence his uncle, former NFL player Steve Walsh, had on him, how he expects to grow as a player coming off last season and more.

See what McDonagh had to say on Tuesday then share your thoughts in the comments below.


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