Richards pays off in the playoffs
Arthur StapleArthur Staple
Staple, with Newsday since 1997, has covered high school
Web linksSteve Zipay's Blue Notes
The Rangers have never paid anyone as much as they're paying Brad Richards. By the time July 1 rolls around, the 32-year-old center will have already been paid $20 million of the $60 million he signed for, with the remainder stretched out through 2020.
But if Richards continues to do what he's done so far in the playoffs, what he did with 7.6 seconds left in Game 5 on Monday night, then it...