Category: ‘NHL Trades’

Carl Hagelin Faces His Former Team for First Time in Postseason
April 13th, 2016 at 1:15 PM
The New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins are set to square off in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the third consecutive year on Wednesday. Forward Carl Hagelin, whom the Rangers traded to Anaheim last June, was acquired by the Penguins in January and will face his former team in the...

New York Rangers Don’t Clinch Playoff Berth with 4-3 Loss in Carolina
March 31st, 2016 at 8:40 PM
With a chance to clinch a playoff berth with a victory in Carolina Thursday night, the New York Rangers instead let a third-period lead slip away and lost 4-3 loss to the Hurricanes. It was the first time the Rangers had been defeated by the Hurricanes in their last ten...

New York Rangers Practice at MSG Training Center Before Traveling to Raleigh
March 30th, 2016 at 3:10 PM
After two days off, the New York Rangers returned to practice Wednesday afternoon at the MSG Training Center before traveling to Raleigh for Thursday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes. Head coach Alain Vigneault kept the same forward line combinations and defense pairings as they were in Sunday's 3-2 overtime loss to...

Eric Staal Now a New York Ranger
February 29th, 2016 at 12:19 PM
New York Rangers general manager Jeff Gorton made a deal Sunday, 24 hours before the trade deadline, to acquire veteran forward Eric Staal from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for prospect Aleksi Saarela and second round picks in both the 2016 and 2017 drafts. "One of the things we wanted to...

New York Rangers Acquire Chris Brown from Washington Capitals
February 29th, 2016 at 7:37 AM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced Sunday that the team has acquired forward Chris Brown from the Washington Capitals in exchange for Ryan Bourque. Brown, 25, has skated in 20 games with the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) this season, registering three goals and six assists,...