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NY Rangers Re-Sign Zibanejad

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With the loss of center Derek Stepan via trade earlier this summer, the New York Rangers wanted to clear up cap space and have the ability to sign key players long term to aid in upcoming seasons. That certainly paid off as the team re-signed Mika Zibanejad on Tuesday morning to a five-year deal worth $5.3 million annually. Zibanejad was …

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NY Rangers Hire Lindy Ruff

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In order to make a push towards winning the Stanley Cup next season, the New York Rangers decided to make some coaching changes in addition to player and roster moves. On Monday afternoon, the team formally announced the hiring of Lindy Ruff as an assistant coach to Alain Vigneault, replacing Jeff Beukeboom, who was dismissed from his duties a few …

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Defenseman Kevin Klein Retires

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The New York Rangers have been looking to add some key new pieces to their lineup in hopes of reaching their ultimate goal of lifting Lord Stanley at the end of next season.  The team will now be able to add some more depth to their roster. On Friday morning, defenseman Kevin Klein announced his retirement from the NHL, and …

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Stanley Cup Champs Leave Pittsburgh

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With the NHL free agency period officially underway, many teams will be on the hunt for their missing pieces to add depth, heart, and passion to the core of their lineup. In fact, it may even mean taking a couple of champions away from their home. Nick Bonino, Trevor Daley and Chris Kunitz, who won the Stanley Cup with the …

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New York Rangers Make A Splash

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With defenseman Dan Girardi’s long awaited buyout by the New York Rangers, the team was on the hunt for a young, quality, and strong defenseman that could propel the team to their utmost potential. Well, that fantasy became reality as the Blueshirts signed defenseman, Kevin Shattenkirk, on Saturday afternoon to a four-year deal worth $26.6 million. The New Rochelle, New …

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NHL Free Agency Period Begins

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July 1st. A day that means a lot of different things to people around the world, but in the hockey world, it’s only one thing and it’s a very big deal. It is the start of free agency  in the National Hockey League and many unrestricted free agents will be making new homes and some will even return to their …

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Brendan Smith Returns to Broadway

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With the trades of Derek Stepan and Antti Raanta, as well as buying out Dan Girardi’s contract, the New York Rangers had plenty of wiggle room in cap space to make some moves this offseason. On Friday morning, the team officially announced that they have re-signed defenseman Brendan Smith to a four contract worth $17.4 million. The 28-year-old Canadian came …

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New York Rangers Stun Everyone

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The New York Rangers made a splash hours before yesterday’s draft, trading center Derek Stepan and goaltender Antti Raanta to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for the seventh overall pick and defenseman Anthony DeAngelo. Raanta, 28, was Henrik Lundqvist’s backup between the pipes for the last two seasons and surely proved himself with stellar numbers. In the 2016-17 season, the …

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Vegas Golden Knights Reveal Roster

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On Wednesday night, some of NHL’s very best players from past and present gathered at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada to distribute some hardware to some of the best in the game, but, that wasn’t all that happened. The NHL’s newest club, the Las Vegas Golden Knights, officially revealed who will be playing for the club beginning in …

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Marian Hossa Will Miss Next Season

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Marian Hossa has been the forefront of the Chicago Blackhawks success for the last eight seasons, winning three Stanley Cups with the club in 2010, 2013, and 2015 respectively. He has also put up Hall of Fame numbers in his career, having 525 goals, but now, his career could be in jeopardy. It was announced late Tuesday night that the …