Category: ‘Wings’

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...

Rangers Agree to Terms with Michael Grabner
July 1st, 2016 at 2:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers have agreed to terms on a deal with winger Michael Grabner. The 28 year old Austrian, formerly of the New York Islanders, agreed to a two-year deal worth $1.65M per season. The insanely speedy winger appears primed to claim a spot in the bottom-six. He will...

New York Rangers Recall Jesper Fast, Tinker with Lines Again
April 7th, 2014 at 9:17 PM
In the ongoing effort to fill the hole in the lineup created by Chris Kreider's injury, the New York Rangers have recalled forward Jesper Fast from Hartford. Did anyone really expect they'd elect to go into the playoffs with Dominic Moore or Dan Carcillo on the third line? Fast made the...

Chris Kreider Has Hand Surgery, is Out Indefinitely
March 28th, 2014 at 7:57 PM
If the news was bleak on the Chris Kreider front earlier in the week, it got worse today, when The New York Rangers announced the winger is out indefinitely following surgery to repair his injured left hand today. "He got operated on today and he is out indefinitely, it's all I can...

New York Rangers Shift Brian Boyle to Wing to Potentially Get More Offensive Production
February 5th, 2013 at 11:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella made a subtle move Saturday, as he's looking to get center Brian Boyle going. He  decided to move the center to the wing, and he's letting Jeff Halpern center the third line. The wing is an area of the ice that Boyle is very unfamiliar...