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236 Guest blogger: Michael Aker … Is Vegas right?

Is Vegas Right? By Michael Aker While all 30 general managers and scouting departments are placing the finishing touches on their rosters for 2016-17, personnel decisions this summer and next will be impacted following the announcement of a franchise being awarded to Las Vegas and beginning operation for the 2017-18…

101 Rangers re-sign Dylan McIlrath, sign free agent Josh Jooris

Two down, two to go. The Rangers signed the second of their four arbitration-bound restricted free agents Friday when they agreed to a one-year, $800,000 contract with defenseman Dylan McIlrath But, the fact that McIlrath is signed doesn’t necessarily signal a change in his status with coach Alain Vigneault, who…

162 Rangers re-sign RFA J.T. Miller for two years

The Rangers got one of their four arbitration-bound restricted free agents signed Wednesday, locking up winger J.T. Miller for two years at a reported $2.75 million per. Miller will still not be eligible for unrestricted free agency until the summer after this deal expires. Restricted free agents Chris Kreider (arbitration…

121 Happy Independence Day!

Hope you enjoy your Fourth of July. If you’re going to drink don’t even dream about driving. Do NOT. As for the Rangers, I know a lot has been made of their inactivity so far, but first of all I think Michael Grabner was a good get — a speedster,…

232 Rangers add Beukeboom to staff, sign four free agents

Because we need a new post after 500 plus comments, here are the official announcements from the Rangers so far. ICYMI, Eric Staal and Viktor Stalberg both defected via free agency, to Minnesota and Carolina, respectively. RANGERS NAME JEFF BEUKEBOOM ASSISTANT COACH NEW YORK, July 1, 2016 – New York…

531 NHL Free Agency Day … It’s Go Time!

Big, big day for the Rangers, and GM Jeff Gorton, who took over from Glen Sather one year ago today. Sort of big, I think. I don’t imagine they’re going to be in the market for any significant (read: expensive) free agents given their cap situation. That said, perhaps part…

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