Category: ‘Forwards’

The benefits of scoring and skill depth
March 20th, 2017 at 6:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** Bruce Bennet/Getty Images It's no secret that I am a big proponent of four skill lines that can put the puck in the net. If I haven't come out and said it, it's been implied in almost every post I've written about lineup decisions and forwards. The...

Appreciating the Rangers’ scoring depth
March 16th, 2017 at 6:27 AM
***PHOTO1*** As the Rangers gear up for a playoff run, a lot of the focus has been on potential opponents and/or pending lineup decisions. But I want to take a step back and appreciate the big picture for a second. In September, we all thought the Rangers had no...

Rangers Sign F Brandon Pirri
August 26th, 2016 at 12:42 PM
Brandon Pirri is a New York Ranger. The club announced the signing earlier today. The two sides have reached an agreement on a one-year deal that will pay the player $1.1M. The 25-year-old forward appeared in 61 NHL contests last year, 52 of which were with the Florida Panthers before...

Rangers Sign RFA F Marek Hrivik
July 28th, 2016 at 4:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton has completed the signing of the club's last remaining restricted free agent, forward Marek Hrivik. It is a one-year, two-way deal that will see the player earn $600,000 if he is playing in the NHL. The 6'2, 205 lb winger who hails from...

Maxim Lapierre to Attend Rangers Training Camp
July 28th, 2016 at 12:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** Veteran forward Maxim Lapierre will officially be in attendance at the New York Ranger's training camp in September, having agreed to a PTO (Professional Try-out Offer) with the club. The 31-year-old is looking to return to the NHL after having spent last season playing across Europe. He played 6 games...