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Rangers Add Brendan Smith in Trade with Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings have traded defenceman Brendan Smith to the New York Rangers in exchange for a pair of draft picks. The Blueshirts sent their third-round pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft and the Ottawa Senators’ second-round pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft to Motor City. “He’s a player we’ve liked for […]

Rangers Sign Vigneault to Contract Extension

It’s been a tough few days for a lot of people and I would like to take a moment to extend condolences to all those touched by unspeakable tragedy in Sainte-Foy. But life goes on and so does the hockey world, which means it’s time to talk news. In New York, the Rangers signed head […]

Kevin Hayes Out Two to Three Weeks

The New York Rangers will be without the services of Kevin Hayes for two to three weeks, the team announced Monday. The forward is on the shelf with a lower body injury after he left Sunday’s game against the Detroit Red Wings. Hayes had an MRI on Monday morning. The 24-year-old has 35 points in […]

The Metropolitan Division is (Mostly) Awesome Right Now

If it seems like the Metropolitan Division is dominant these days, it is. In fact, the top five teams in the division went 17-1-0 this past week. The fifth-place Washington Capitals have 37 points as of this writing, while the division-leading New York Rangers have 41 points. That’s a differential of four points, I’m told. […]

Rangers Ready to Shuffle Deck with Zibanejad Injury

The New York Rangers have been rolling this season, but they’re about to face some real adversity with an injury to Mika Zibanejad on the table. The centre will be out six to eight weeks, the team announced on Monday. “Every team has injuries and we don’t expect to be any different than anybody else,” […]

2016-2017 Season Preview: New York Rangers

The New York Rangers went 46-27-9 in the 2015-2016 regular season and entered the post-season with designs on going all the way. Unfortunately, the Blueshirts ran into the Pittsburgh Penguins and lost in a disappointing first round series. New York only won one playoff game before hope evaporated and it was back to the proverbial […]

Jimmy Vesey Signs with New York Rangers

The New York Rangers have acquired the services of unrestricted free agent and much-celebrated prospect Jimmy Vesey. The 23-year-old has been signed to a two-year contract with a base salary of $925,000 and a series of bonuses. As we reported, Vesey was initially drafted by the Nashville Predators at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. The […]

Rangers Sign Chris Kreider, Avoid Arbitration

The New York Rangers have agreed to terms on a contract with forward Chris Kreider, thereby avoiding their scheduled arbitration hearing. The deal is for a reported four years to the tune of $18.5 million, which is an average annual value of $4.625 million. The 25-year-old from Boxford had 43 points in 79 games, including […]

Rangers Trade Brassard to Ottawa for Zibanejad

The New York Rangers have traded forward Derick Brassard to the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Mika Zibanejad and a second round pick for the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. The trade was announced on Monday. The 28-year-old from Hull was New York’s leading scorer, with 27 goals in 80 games. He had a total of […]

Are the Rangers Looking to Trade Rick Nash?

Is Rick Nash on the block for the New York Rangers? According to reports, the Blueshirts could well be interested in shopping the 31-year-old from Brampton and that could open up some intriguing possibilities. Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported that the Rangers’ forward has a dozen teams that he’s interested in and New York may test […]

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