Tagged: ‘Chris Kreider’

No Surprises From The Rangers
June 18th, 2017 at 11:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Getty Images In what has been a hectic week and a half for hockey fans, the Vegas Golden Knights finally know which players they can poach from the NHL's thirty other teams. And when it comes to the Rangers list of protected players, there really were no surprises...

Rangers Making Moves
June 14th, 2017 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** Getty Images The Rangers announced today that they have re-signed forward Matt Puempel to a one-year deal, worth $725,000. The signing appears to be Jeff Gorton trying to add another player to the expansion draft, with the Blueshirts now being compliant for next week's draft. With Jesper Fast, Oscar...

First Line Season Recap and Grades
May 26th, 2017 at 9:11 AM
***PHOTO1*** AP The line of Chris Kreider, Derek Stepan and Mats Zuccarello was together for just 12% of the Rangers 2016-17 campaign, but when they were, they were very effective. The distribution of Stepan, who racked up 38 assists during the regular season, the speed of Kreider and the playmaking...

The Rangers Expansion Draft Primer
May 24th, 2017 at 8:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** Benjamin Hager/Review Journal On June 20, 2017, the expansion Las Vegas Golden Knights will draft 30 players left unprotected by the rest of the teams in the NHL. The next day, the results will be announced during the NHL awards show (unless they are leaked earlier, of course). There...

NYR-OTT Game 6 Period By Period
May 11th, 2017 at 7:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Getty Images First Period This one started about as bad as it could, with one team came to play and one team did not. This period was one where the Rangers skaters pretty much did everything wrong. They were shooting when they shouldn't have and were passing up shots...