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New York Rangers Get Shutout 2-0 by Ottawa Senators
November 27th, 2016 at 11:54 PM
Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson made 33 saves shutting out the New York Rangers 2-0 at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. The Rangers (15-7-1), who have lost their past four home games (0-3-1), were shut out for the first time this season. "Zero mistakes," Rangers center Derek Stepan said to

Matt Puempel and Derick Brassard to Face Former Teams for First Time
November 27th, 2016 at 7:19 PM
New York Rangers forward Matt Puempel spent parts of six seasons with the Ottawa Senators, and Sunday he will face them for the first time as the opposing team. "It's been exciting playing here and getting my feet wet the other night in a 1 o'clock game in Philadelphia, a rivalry...

New York Rangers Acquire Steven Kampfer and a Conditional Draft Pick in Exchange for Dylan McIlrath
November 9th, 2016 at 8:09 AM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced Tuesday that the team has acquired defenseman Steven Kampfer and a conditional draft pick from the Florida Panthers in exchange for Dylan McIlrath. Per Kampfer, 28, has skated in 134 career NHL games over parts of five seasons (2010-11 - 2011-12; 2014-15 -...

Mika Zibanejad Ready for New Chapter with New York Rangers
July 19th, 2016 at 2:54 PM
Mika Zibanejad was traded to the New York Rangers along with a second round selection in the 2018 NHL Draft by the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Derick Brassard and a 2018 seventh rounder. "This trade was not on my radar, it came as a complete shock to me," the 23...

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....