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What We Learned: Jimmy Vesey/Rangers union puzzling for both si…

What We Learned: Jimmy Vesey/Rangers union puzzling for both sides

yahoo.com Updated Aug 22 (3 days ago)
Photo by Elsa/Getty Images At least #Veseywatch has ended. The protracted summer romance between Jimmy Vesey and more than half a dozen teams around the league is over, and it’s not easy to figure out why the winner won. The New York Rangers? Sure, that…
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  • Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird New York Rangers

    Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird New York Rangers

    yahoo.com Aug 20 (5 days ago)
    [Ed. Note: Some lists chronicle the best in hockey. Others the worst. Others the most memorable or greatest or essential. What Puck Daddy’s 2016 Summer Series seeks to do is capture those indefinable, quirky, oddities that occur every season. Moments th…
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  • Why did Jimmy Vesey take the New York Rangers' free agent pitch…

    Why did Jimmy Vesey take the New York Rangers' free agent pitch?

    yahoo.com thehockeynews.com Aug 19 (6 days ago)
    (Photo by Richard T Gagnon/Getty Images) College free agent forward Jimmy Vesey tried not to pay attention to New York Rangers’ celebrity fans as they took to Twitter in droves to try to convince him to play for their team. Eventually Vesey’s friends go…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Bruins, Blackhawks, Rangers favorites for Jimmy …

    Rumor Roundup: Bruins, Blackhawks, Rangers favorites for Jimmy Vesey

    With the NHL off-season now in its dog days, notable trade and free-agent activity has slowed to a crawl. As a result, speculation over where promising free-agent prospect Jimmy Vesey could end up is garnering headlines. Vesey, 23, is the 2016 Hobey Bak…
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  • Henrik Lundqvist surprises Swedish youth hockey organization wi…

    Henrik Lundqvist surprises Swedish youth hockey organization with equipment donation

    yahoo.com Aug 10
    Lundqvist New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist surprised the Frölunda youth hockey team in Sweden with a donation of 60 sets of new hockey gear to through the NHLPA Goals and Dreams program. The donation by the former Vezina Trophy winner was ma…
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  • Getting to Know: Former NHLer Blaine Stoughton

    Getting to Know: Former NHLer Blaine Stoughton

    Status: NHL and WHA right winger from 1973-1984 for Pittsburgh Penguins, Toronto Maple Leafs, Cincinnati Stingers, Indianapolis Racers, New England Whalers, Hartford Whalers and New York Rangers DOB: March 13, 1953 In: Gilbert Plains, Man. Ht: 5-11 Wt: …
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  • Getting To Know: Former NHL defenseman Jocelyn Guevremont

    Getting To Know: Former NHL defenseman Jocelyn Guevremont

    Status: NHL defenseman from 1971-1980 for Vancouver, Buffalo and New York Rangers. DOB: March 1, 1951 In: Montreal Ht: 6-1 Wt: 202 First Hockey Memory: “I think my dad (Roger) bought a pair of skates for me before I could even walk.” Hockey Inspirations…
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  • Jimmy Vesey, Blackhawks, Rangers and the short list

    Jimmy Vesey, Blackhawks, Rangers and the short list

    yahoo.com Jul 27
    Getty Images Having the Chicago Blackhawks enter your rookie free-agent courtship is like making time with a woman at a bar just as Leonardo DiCaprio and his posse roll up next to her. “Hey, can I buy you a drink and fly you to Ibiza and have you met my…
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  • Sens’ Brassard: ‘I’m just excited to go home’

    Sens’ Brassard: ‘I’m just excited to go home’

    Derick Brassard was in the middle of making a post-workout meal on Monday afternoon when he took a look at his phone and realized something was up. The 28-year-old forward, who spent parts of four seasons with the New York Rangers, was dealt to the Otta…
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  • Kevin Hayes avoids arbitration, signs two-year deal with Ranger…

    Kevin Hayes avoids arbitration, signs two-year deal with Rangers

    yahoo.com Jul 22
    Kevin Hayes and the New York Rangers salary arbitration appointment on July 27 is officially cancelled. The two sides came to an agreement on Friday. First reported by NHL pundit Aaron Ward, Hayes signed a two-year, $5.2-million contract keeping him as …
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  • Kreider gets deal he was after, inks four-year, $18.5-million c…

    Kreider gets deal he was after, inks four-year, $18.5-million contract with Rangers

    The Washington Capitals and Marcus Johansson avoided arbitration Tuesday by making a compromise. Johansson wanted $5.25 million per season, the Capitals wanted to pay $3.85 million and the two sides met almost exactly in the middle — $4.583 million — to…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Shattenkirk possible target for Rangers after Br…

    Rumor Roundup: Shattenkirk possible target for Rangers after Brassard trade

    After weeks of anticipation, the New York Rangers finally made a significant roster move this summer. On Monday, they dealt center Derick Brassard and a seventh-round pick in 2018 to the Ottawa Senators for center Mika Zibanejad and a 2018 second-round …
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  • Down Goes Brown: Five expected off-season moves that haven’t ha…

    Down Goes Brown: Five expected off-season moves that haven’t happened yet

    The dog days of the NHL offseason got a nice jolt on Monday when the Senators and Rangers hooked up on a decent-sized trade. The deal sends Derick Brassard and a seventh to Ottawa in exchange for Mika Zibanejad and a second, improving the Senators’ top …
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  • Rangers trade Derick Brassard to Ottawa for Mika Zibanejad

    Rangers trade Derick Brassard to Ottawa for Mika Zibanejad

    We just had an honest-to-goodness hockey trade in the middle of summer. The New York Rangers have sent Derick Brassard and a seventh-round pick in 2018 to the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Mika Zibanejad and a second-rounder in 2018. Let’s get into th…
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  • Rangers sign forward Kovacs to entry-level contract

    Rangers sign forward Kovacs to entry-level contract

    NHL.com Jul 18
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - The New York Rangers have signed forward Robin Kovacs to an entry-level contract. General manager Jeff Gorton announced the signing on Monday. Kovacs was the Rangers third-round draft pick in 2015. The 19-year-old played i...
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  • Rangers agree to terms with Jooris, McIlrath, Hughes

    Rangers agree to terms with Jooris, McIlrath, Hughes

    NHL.com Jul 15
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - The Rangers have agreed to terms with forward Josh Jooris and restricted free agent defencemen Dylan McIlrath and Tommy Hughes. Jooris joins the Rangers from the Calgary Flames. The undrafted 26-year-old out of Union College ...
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  • Video - Blackhawks Blank Rangers 01:14

    Blackhawks Blank Rangers

    Mar 18
    Brad Richards' 11th goal of the season lifted the Blackhawks past the Rangers 1-0.
  • Video - Blackhawks Blank Rangers 01:14

    Blackhawks Blank Rangers

    Mar 18
    Brad Richards' 11th goal of the season lifted the Blackhawks past the Rangers 1-0.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 16:06

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Mar 17
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside kick around the rule changes proposed by the general managers, look at the turmoil in San Jose and make their picks at the tight race for the Presidents' Trophy.
  • Video - Talbot Carries Rangers Past Panthers 00:55

    Talbot Carries Rangers Past Panthers

    Mar 15
    Cam Talbot stopped 38 shots in the Rangers' 2-1 win over the Panthers.