Category: ‘Rangers Front Office’

Chris Kreider Agreed to Terms with New York Rangers
July 23rd, 2016 at 1:27 PM
Forward Chris Kreider agreed to terms on a contract with the New York Rangers on Friday, avoiding their scheduled arbitration hearing. CBC reported the contract to be four years and $18.5 million. Kreider, 25, had 43 points (21 goals, 22 assists) in 79 games last season. He also had two...

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 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 Sign Forward Josh Jooris
July 15th, 2016 at 12:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers announced earlier today that they have signed free agent center Josh Jooris, formerly of the Calgary Flames. The signing further emphasizes GM Jeff Gorton's offseason mandate, to become a faster team and improve the club's penalty-killing units. Jooris is a speedy center who was an asset...

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...