Tagged: ‘NHL’

Brandon Pirri headed to Swiss League
July 17th, 2017 at 9:10 AM
***PHOTO1*** Brandon Pirri has signed overseas in the Swiss National League, with the ZSC Lions. This is the same team that Kevin Klein signed with just last week. Brandon wasn't a huge part of the Rangers team last season, he put up 18 points in 60 games. He is...

Rangers, 1st-Rounder Lias Andersson Agree On 3-Year Contract
July 13th, 2017 at 12:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? The Rangers have agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level contract with Lias Andersson, the seventh overall pick in last month's draft. In 42 games in the Swedish Hockey League this past season, Andersson, who is 18 years old, had 19 points, including 10 assists. The...

Hartnett: Ruff’s Experience Could Work Wonders For Vigneault, Rangers
July 11th, 2017 at 12:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Sean Hartnett» More Columns Lindy Ruff is officially part of Alain Vigneault's coaching staff, taking on the assistant role focused on defense and penalty killing vacated by the organizational reassignment of former assistant Jeff Beukeboom. The first conclusion that fans have jumped to is this idea that Ruff's hiring was...

Rangers Hire Lindy Ruff as Assistant Coach
July 10th, 2017 at 2:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** As has been speculated since the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, the New York Rangers officially announced today the hiring of Lindy Ruff to serve as Assistant Coach. Ruff will, presumably, take the defensive reins from Jeff Beukeboom, who is expected to be reassigned within the organization. While many of the...

Hartnett: Kreider, Hayes, Miller Must Step It Up For Rangers Next Season
July 10th, 2017 at 11:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Sean Hartnett» More Columns Chris Kreider, Kevin Hayes and J.T. Miller are no longer young pups. Their progression will have a considerable influence on how the Rangers perform next season. When the Rangers went their separate ways on breakup day, head coach Alain Vigneault communicated his confidence in the trio's...