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Rangers Sign Free Agent Mat Bodie
July 17th, 2015 at 5:12 PM
The New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has agreed to terms with restricted free agent defenseman Mat Bodie. Contract details were not disclosed. Bodie, 25, skated in 75 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League this past season, registering five goals...

New York Rangers Come to Terms with, Miller, Fast, and McIlrath
July 15th, 2015 at 4:47 PM
The New York Rangers have come to terms three restricted free agents on Wednesday, the team’s General manager Jeff Gorton announced. Restricted free agent forwards J.T. Miller and Jesper Fast, and restricted free agent defenseman Dylan McIlrath. The financial details weren’t released. Miller, 22, had 10 goals and 13 assists in...

New York Rangers Agree to Terms with Two Forwards
July 14th, 2015 at 5:24 PM
The New York Rangers agreed to terms with forwards Emerson Etem and Oscar Lindberg on Tuesday. Newsday reported Etem's contract for one year at $850,000, and Lindberg received a two-year, $1.3 million contract. ***PHOTO1*** Etem, 23, was acquired from the Anaheim Ducks on June 27 in a trade for forward Carl Hagelin, both...

New York Rangers Have Come to Terms with Two Players
July 10th, 2015 at 10:34 PM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has agreed to terms with two players. First, with restricted free agent forward Marek Hrivik. Hrivik, 23, skated in 72 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL) this past season, registering 33 points, a plus-eight...

American Hockey League Rule Changes Announced
July 10th, 2015 at 9:54 PM
The American Hockey League’s Board of Governors approved several scheduling, seeding and rule changes implemented during the upcoming 2015-16 AHL season. Playing Schedule/Standings • The 2015-16 regular season will consist of 1,120 games, played between Oct. 9 and Apr. 17. All teams will play 76 games each with the exception of...

New York Rangers Have a Busy July 1
July 3rd, 2015 at 4:36 AM
The New York Rangers, traded forward Carl Hagelin and goalie Cam Talbot last week, and were also active Wednesday, during the first day to sign free agents. They added left wing Viktor Stalberg, the minor league forwards Brian Gibbons, Jayson Megna and Matt Lindblad, and the veteran defenseman Raphael Diaz, who...

New York Rangers to Hold Their Annual Prospect Development Camp
June 30th, 2015 at 3:56 AM
The New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced that the team will hold its annual prospect development camp from Monday, June 29 to Friday, July 3, at MSG Training Center. The camp will feature several of the Rangers’ top prospects, including Brady Skjei, Adam Tambellini, Brandon Halverson,...

New York Rangers Recall Ryan Bourque
May 2nd, 2015 at 10:40 PM
New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the team has recalled forward Ryan Bourque from the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League. Bourque, 24, was recalled by the Rangers earlier this season on April 9 and played against the Ottawa Senators that day. He...

New York Rangers Recall Jesper Fast, Tinker with Lines Again
April 7th, 2014 at 9:17 PM
In the ongoing effort to fill the hole in the lineup created by Chris Kreider's injury, the New York Rangers have recalled forward Jesper Fast from Hartford. Did anyone really expect they'd elect to go into the playoffs with Dominic Moore or Dan Carcillo on the third line? Fast made the...

Ryan McDonagh is not Seriously Injured; J.T. Miller Returned to Hartford
April 2nd, 2014 at 6:42 PM
When Ryan McDonagh was injured late in last nights victory in Vancouver, everyone in Rangersland held their breath. Today, it appears they can collectively exhale. McDonagh, who was injured after taking a blindside hit from Vancouver's Alex Burrows, did not suffer structural damage -- nor a separation or dislocation -- to his left...

New York Rangers Living to Regret Selection of Dylan McIlrath
February 24th, 2014 at 10:52 PM
 ***PHOTO1***When the New York Rangers' made defenseman Dylan McIlrath the 10th overall pick in the 2010 draft, it raised more than a few eyebrows. Almost four full years later, those eyebrows are still raised. McIlrath, nicknamed "The Undertaker" in his junior hockey days in Moose Jaw, is a player who, if you...

Mats Zuccarello Out 3-4 Weeks, Derek Dorsett Close to Returning
February 22nd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
***PHOTO1***The New York Rangers confirmed the original diagnosis of a non-displaced fracture in Mats Zuccarello's left hand yesterday, and set the timetable for the wingers return at 3-4 weeks. The 3-4 week recovery estimate is from the day the injury occurred, not today, meaning the timetable actually started Sunday the...

New York Rangers’ Notes and Quotes from Practice; Getting to Know Conor Allen
December 28th, 2013 at 3:59 PM
***PHOTO1***In case you missed it, Anton Stralman left last nights loss to the Washington Capitals early in the second period. Stralman is officially considered day-to-day, but at this point his status is up in the air for tomorrow night in Tampa.  As a precaution, the New York Rangers recalled defenseman Conor Allen from Hartford. With the team only...

New York Rangers Fans: Meet Ryane Clowe
April 3rd, 2013 at 12:56 PM
***VIDEO1*** Yesterday, the New York Rangers announced they've traded for forward Ryane Clowe. Clowe was dealt to New York from the San Jose Sharks for three draft picks (this year's second-round and third-round picks, along with a conditional pick next year). Clowe is a big, physical player who should fit in nicely...

Jesper Fast Will Most Likely not Play for New York Rangers This Season
March 25th, 2013 at 9:10 AM
***VIDEO1*** It was reported last week by Larry Brooks that New York Rangers prospect Jesper Fast -- who changed his last name from Fasth a year ago -- would be on his way to the NHL at the end of the Swedish Elite League season. However, with Swedish Ice Hockey Association wanting...

New York Rangers’ Stu Bickel Clears Waivers; Teammates React to Halpern Being Claimed by Montreal Canadiens
March 24th, 2013 at 12:36 PM
***VIDEO1*** It really should come as no surprise, but New York Rangers defenseman/fourth-line forward Stu Bickel has cleared waivers and will report to the Connecticut Whale of the AHL. Him going unclaimed just shows that 29 other NHL general managers agree that Bickel just isn't cut out of the world's top hockey...

Connecticut Whale News: Chris Kreider Has 6 Goals in 8 Games Since Being Sent to Hartford
March 18th, 2013 at 12:12 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers are in a slump right now, and head coach John Tortorella is shuffling around the lines looking for find goals that just aren't there right now. Meanwhile, while the Rangers are struggling, the Connecticut Whale have been hot as winger Chris Kreider has scored six goals in...

Connectiuct Whale News: Chris Kreider Has 4 Goals Since Being Sent Down
March 6th, 2013 at 1:09 PM
***VIDEO1*** We've said it for about a month now, that Chris Kreider didn't belong on the New York Rangers. The 21-year-old prospect has all the talent in the world, but just isn't quite ready for NHL action. The Blueshirts sent him down to the Connecticut Whale of the AHL about a week...

New York Rangers Option Chris Kreider to Connecticut Whale
February 28th, 2013 at 1:56 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers FINALLY took our advice and sent Chris Kreider back down to the Connecticut Whale of the AHL. This isn't a move we've been preaching because we don't like Kreider. We think he's a fantastic talent. He just isn't ready for the NHL yet, no matter what those...

New York Rangers Send Brandon Mashinter Back to Connecticut Whale of AHL
February 27th, 2013 at 12:24 PM
***VIDEO1*** Brandon Mashinter's stint with the New York Rangers was short, and it ended on a bad note. He recorded a minus-two in just 3:30 of ice time, and he was benched for the duration of last night's third period after being on the ice for Olli Jokinen's second goal of the...