Category: ‘NHL Free Agency’

Rangers Verdict on Kreider Looming
July 21st, 2016 at 5:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** The currently ambiguous future of Chris Kreider will become apparent on Friday, when the enigmatic 25-year-old winger is scheduled for his arbitration hearing at the NHLPA's offices in Toronto. A triumvirate of scenarios exist for the 25-year-old power forward: the Rangers sign him to a long-term contract, he signs a...

New York Rangers Re-Sign Defenseman Tommy Hughes
July 15th, 2016 at 1:28 PM
The New York Rangers have agreed to terms with restricted free agent Tommy Hughes on a new contract, General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today. The 24-year old defenseman skated in 59 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL) this past season, registering two goals and seven...

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...

Rangers Retain McIlrath
July 15th, 2016 at 10:35 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers have agreed to terms with restricted free-agent defender Dylan McIlrath. McIlrath had previously filed for salary arbitration, with a hearing set for July 21st. The club and player fortunately avoided that, having agreed to a one-year deal which will pay the bruising defender $800,000 next season....

New York Rangers Agree to a Deal with Forward J.T. Miller
July 13th, 2016 at 5:02 PM
Forward J.T. Miller agreed to terms on a new contract with the New York Rangers on Wednesday, avoiding an arbitration hearing that had been scheduled for Aug. 2. Terms of the contract were not released however, CBC reported it to be a two-year, $5.25 million contract. "It's certainly one of the most...