Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Rangers Storylines To Watch As We Approach Training Camp
August 5th, 2017 at 9:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** RANGERSTOWN (GETTY) Let's be honest, August is the least exciting month of the Hockey year. The Stanley Cup Playoffs are over. The excitement of free agency is over. Yes, we do have various prospect tournaments, showcases, and development camps, however, as exciting as it is to see Lias Andersson...

Deep dive: An honest look at the Rangers roster right now
August 3rd, 2017 at 3:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** VIGNEAULT The term, "team composition" is one used a lot among team executives and coaching staffs. When putting together a team, especially in the off season, they want to check as many boxes as possible in order to have the most competitive team. The composition of a finished product...

Rangers GM Gorton Discusses Brassard-Zibanejad Swap and More
July 19th, 2016 at 1:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jeff Gorton, General Manager of the New York Rangers, held a conference call with media personnel yesterday afternoon to discuss the team's trade with the Ottawa Senators as well as several other subjects pertaining to the Rangers offseason. When discussing Zibanejad's potential and expectation to replace Derick Brassard's offensive output, Mr....

Rangers Trade Brassard to Ottawa, Acquire Zibanejad
July 18th, 2016 at 2:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Rangers have made their first blockbuster trade of the offseason, acquiring Mika Zibanejad and a 2018 2nd round draft pick from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Derick Brassard and a 2018 7th round pick. In this transaction, the Rangers get notably younger which provides fans with insight as to...

Rangers Sign Forward Josh Jooris
July 15th, 2016 at 12:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers announced earlier today that they have signed free agent center Josh Jooris, formerly of the Calgary Flames. The signing further emphasizes GM Jeff Gorton's offseason mandate, to become a faster team and improve the club's penalty-killing units. Jooris is a speedy center who was an asset...