New York Rangers

Golden Knights will reportedly take Lindberg, not Raanta, from Rangers
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The New York Rangers will reportedly lose forward Oscar Lindberg instead of goalie Antti Raanta to the Vegas Golden Knights’ expansion draft, as the New York Post’s Larry Brooks confirms. It’s also crucial to learn if Golden Knights GM George McPhee merely prefers Lindberg or if the Rangers needed to entice the executive to select […]

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PHT Morning Skate: Top 12 surprises on NHL protection lists
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–The New York Rangers may have bought out Dan Girardi last week, but his decade in the Big Apple was memorable for many reasons. Although he’s slowed down over the last few years, Girardi deserves a lot of credit for the career he was able to put together in New York. –On Sunday, we found […]

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Reports: NHL salary cap will be $75M for 2017-18 season
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As expected, the NHL’s salary cap ceiling will be $75 million for the 2017-18 season, according to a variety of reporters including Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman and Chris Johnston. The cap floor – aka the minimum total cap hit a team can carry – will reportedly come in at $55.4 million. Most obviously, this is a […]

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Back Stories: NY Rangers Celebrate Stanley Cup Victory With Ticker Tape Parade
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NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Before the eyes of the sports world fixated on O.J. Simpson, they were watching the New York Rangers celebrate their Stanley Cup victory up the Canyon of Heroes. Find more 50th anniversary Back Stories and other special features here, and be sure to follow the station on Facebook and Twitter. Tom Kaminski watched […]

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What now for Rangers after buying out Girardi?
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Now that they’ve bought him out, the New York Rangers won’t need to protect Dan Girardi in the expansion draft, and that could be a big deal for a team that needs to improve its blue line. Girardi had a no-movement clause, which surely contributed to

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Rangers set to buy out remainder of Dan Girardi's contract
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There’s a reason why the New York Rangers did not ask Dan Girardi to waive his no-move clause in order to be exposed for next week’s expansion draft. On Wednesday, the team announced it was buying out the 33-year-old’s defenseman’s contract. “Dan’s contributions to the New York Rangers organization have been immeasurable,” Rangers President Glen […]

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Dan Girardi to be bought out by Rangers
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The New York Rangers are buying out defenseman Dan Girardi. Girardi played 788 games for the Rangers, plus 122 more in the playoffs. Over his career, Girardi blocked 1,691 shots for the Rangers, plus 347 more in the playoffs.

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Report: Rangers’ Klein considering retirement
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With four players over the age of 30 the New York Rangers’ defense is going to need a bit of an overhaul at some point in the very near future, and it might start in a rather unexpected way this summer. According to a report from the New York Post, veteran defenseman Kevin Klein is […]

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Nathan Beaulieu could be on his way out of Montreal
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Expectations were high for Canadiens defenseman Nathan Beaulieu going into last season, but things definitely didn’t work out as planned. Alexei Emelin was moved onto Weber’s pairing and Beaulieu was dropped further down the depth chart. The 24-year-old finished the season with a career-high four goals and 28 points in 74 contests, but his situation […]

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Report: Flames, Jets contact Rangers about Raanta
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Goaltending is an issue both the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets need to address this offseason. The New York Rangers have one goalie, Henrik Lundqvist, signed to a long-term deal with a no-movement clause, which protects him from the Las Vegas expansion draft, and another, Antti Raanta, who had a very strong regular season in […]

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How active will the Rangers be this offseason?
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6/8/17 | Elliotte Friedman was on the NHL Network on Thursday afternoon and regarding Kevin Shattenkirk, said, "we've all heard the rumors about the Rangers. I'm really curious about the Rangers direction this summer. I think there is a chance that they could decide to just go young." 6/5/17 | On his podcast, Bob McKenzie […]

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Rangers’ Jesper Fast sidelined five months following hip surgery
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The New York Rangers announced on Monday afternoon that forward Jesper Fast underwent a successful labral repair of his left hip, a procedure that is expected to sideline him for at least five months. The 25-year-old Fast appeared in 68 games for the Rangers this past season, scoring six goals to go with 15 assists. A […]

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