Rangers: New York to Buy Out Henrik Lundqvist

According to numerous reports, the New York Rangers will buy out the remaining year in Henrik Lundqvist’s contract. This marks the end of a 15-year run for Lundqvist in New York. The 38-year-old netminder is in the final year of a seven-year contract that carries an $8.5 million annual cap hit, but he’s owed $5.5Continue reading “Rangers: New York to Buy Out Henrik Lundqvist”

Rangers: New York Wins NHL Draft Lottery

The New York Rangers have won the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery and will pick first in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. It is likely that Alexis Lafreniere will be the first overall pick. The Rimouski Oceanic winger is expected to be a franchise player and the Rangers will have first kick at the can. InContinue reading “Rangers: New York Wins NHL Draft Lottery”

Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: Carolina Hurricanes vs. New York Rangers

Hockey is back in a big way, which means there’s a lot to cover in a relatively short period of time. To that end, it’s time to get on with the show and sum up the Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round matchups. Up first, the New York Rangers and the Carolina Hurricanes. In one corner,Continue reading “Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: Carolina Hurricanes vs. New York Rangers”

Rangers: No Contract Talks Spell Probable Kreider Trade

New York Rangers winger Chris Kreider isn’t any closer to contract negotiation with his club and that’s likely setting the table for a deadline deal. There’s about a month to go until the trade deadline and the Rangers are sitting seventh in the Metropolitan Division with 50 points. Their 23-21-4 record has them 10 pointsContinue reading “Rangers: No Contract Talks Spell Probable Kreider Trade”

2019-2020 Season Preview: New York Rangers

It was a relatively busy summer for the New York Rangers, who picked up one of the top forwards available in Artemi Panarin and snagged defenceman Jacob Trouba. The Blueshirts are hoping for advancement, but they’re also being sensible with their expectations. That may not exactly fill the seats with embellishments of Broadway splendour, butContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: New York Rangers”