Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Goaltender Antti Raanta Has a New Contract with New York Rangers
May 3rd, 2016 at 10:11 AM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has agreed to terms with goaltender Antti Raanta on a new contract. ***PHOTO1*** Per Raanta, 26, appeared in 25 games with the Rangers this past season, posting an 11-6-2 record, along with a 2.24 GAA, a .919 SV%, and 1...

Antti Raanta to Start in Goal Saturday in Montreal for the First Time in His Career
March 26th, 2016 at 10:08 AM
Over the weekend the New York Rangers will play back-to-back contests, and on Friday head coach Alain Vigneault announced that Antti Raanta would start in goal when the team faces off with the Canadiens up in Montreal on Saturday night. Henrik Lundqvist then will get the start on Sunday when...

Magnus Hellberg Recalled from Hartford Wolf Pack
March 4th, 2016 at 11:59 AM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has recalled goaltender Magnus Hellberg from the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL) on an emergency basis. Hellberg, 24, has appeared in 40 games with the Wolf Pack this season, posting a 22-16-2 record, along with...

New York Rangers Goaltenders to Split This Weekends Starts
January 15th, 2016 at 10:20 PM
The New York Rangers are set to play two highly important divisional games on the road this weekend, and head coach Alain Vigneault stated after practice Friday that his goaltenders will split the two starts. Henrik Lundqvist will make his 11th consecutive start in goal when the Rangers face off with...

New York Rangers Fall 3-1 in Brooklyn to the Islanders
January 15th, 2016 at 1:56 AM
The New York Rangers fell 3-1 to the New York Islanders at Barclays Center on Thursday. The Rangers were leading 1-0 heading into the third period off a goal from Marc Staal at 19:14 in the second period. In the third period the Islanders took control, scoring an even strength, power play...