He played center last night and skated between Jesper Fast and Viktor Stalberg.
After the game, Alain Vigneault said that Hayes had a "better game" and that he was better with the puck and had a "quick step." (NY Post)
Hayes said before the game last night that he is working hard, he just hasn't been much of a playmaker in the preseason. (Daily News)
He said that he isn't getting anxious about his game and that he is just looking for linemates that he can develop chemistry with. (Daily News)
Larry Brooks said that Hayes had his "best performance of the preseason" last night for the Rangers. He adds, "there is no doubt Hayes is a center. Dalliances with moving him to the wing are likely over." (NY Post)