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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 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....

Ranger’s RFAs Set Arbitration Dates
July 12th, 2016 at 11:32 AM
***PHOTO1*** The four New York Rangers who elected for arbitration meetings have had their dates set by the NHL Player's Association. Dylan McIlrath's hearing will take place first, on July 21st. Chris Kreider's is set for the following day, July 22nd. Kevin Hayes will have his hearing on July 27th. The last...

Four Rangers Elect for Salary Arbitration
July 7th, 2016 at 1:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NHL Player's Association has published the list that details every restricted free-agent who has filed for salary arbitration. Four Rangers appear on the list: Kevin Hayes, Chris Kreider, Dylan McIlrath and JT Miller. If no agreement is reached prior to the yet to be set arbitration date, an independent arbitrator...