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Oilers' Talbot excited for chance to be No. 1 goalie

Oilers' Talbot excited for chance to be No. 1 goalie

NHL.com thehockeynews.com Updated Jul 28 (3 days ago)
Edmonton Oilers goaltender Cam Talbot spent the past two seasons with the New York Rangers backing up Henrik Lundqvist, knowing full well starts would probably be few and far between. But with the Rangers up against the salary cap, Talbot was t...
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  • Derek Stepan has lockout protection on new contract with Ranger…

    Derek Stepan has lockout protection on new contract with Rangers

    thehockeynews.com yahoo.com NHL.com Jul 28 (3 days ago)
    It’s every hockey fans least favorite word and, now, it’s something Derek Stepan has prepared himself for: a lockout. With regards to the current CBA, the league’s owners and the NHLPA are given the option to opt out and renegotiate a new CBA come the e…
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  • Derek Stepan and Rangers agree on long-term deal hours before a…

    Derek Stepan and Rangers agree on long-term deal hours before arbitration hearing

    NHL.com Jul 27 (4 days ago)
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - The New York Rangers have signed centre Derek Stepan to a long-term contract. General manager Jeff Gorton announced the deal Monday, hours before a contract arbitration hearing for the 25-year-old Stepan. Terms were not im...
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  • Getting To Know: Kevin Klein

    Getting To Know: Kevin Klein

    thehockeynews.com Jul 26 (5 days ago)
    Status: New York Rangers defenseman. Ht: 6-1 Wt: 200 pounds DOB: Dec. 13, 1984 In: Kitchener, Ontario Early Hockey Memory: “Was probably just driving to the rink early morning with my parents. I was probably six or seven. That I can remember. That’s wha…
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  • Patrick Eaves takes home Smashfest title as charity event conti…

    Patrick Eaves takes home Smashfest title as charity event continues to grow

    yahoo.com Jul 24 (7 days ago)
    By Chris Lomon When it comes to getting support for his charity event known as Smashfest, New York Rangers forward Dominic Moore knows he’ll get by with a little help from his friends – and the mayor of Toronto. The fourth edition of one of the most uni…
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  • Martin St-Louis says teams were interested, but his heart wasn’…

    Martin St-Louis says teams were interested, but his heart wasn’t in it anymore

    No one expected Martin St-Louis to play forever and coming off of a season in which he scored 21 goals and 52 points in 74 games, he likely could have played one more season. Even St-Louis, at his retirement press conference, admitted that much. But the…
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  • Braden Holtby asks for $8 million per season in arbitration

    Braden Holtby asks for $8 million per season in arbitration

    yahoo.com Jul 21
    The goaltender with the highest cap hit next season in the NHL? Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers at $8.5 million, generally considered one of the top three – if not the greatest – goaltender currently drawing oxygen on Earth. Restricted free-age…
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  • Martin St. Louis: 'Earned everything I got' in NHL

    Martin St. Louis: 'Earned everything I got' in NHL

    NHL.com Jul 20
    GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Martin St. Louis expects to miss being around the guys in the dressing room, being one of them. He can see his future, watching a New York Rangers game this season, thinking he can do it better, that he should still be on the i...
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  • Glen Sather to be honored by Oilers in banner raising ceremony

    Glen Sather to be honored by Oilers in banner raising ceremony

    He didn’t score a single goal nor block a single shot during the dynastic days of the Oilers, but Glen Sather was the coach and architect of those Edmonton teams and the club is set to honor him for his contributions. The Oilers announced Monday afterno…
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  • Flyers re-sign Michael Del Zotto, who completes his comeback

    Flyers re-sign Michael Del Zotto, who completes his comeback

    Defenseman Michael Del Zotto has a new two-year contract with the Philadelphia Flyers that will pay him an average of $3.8 million per campaign. It’s a nice raise for a player the Flyers took a chance on this season and a bit of security for a still-you…
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  • Why hasn’t your team done anything this off-season?

    Why hasn’t your team done anything this off-season?

    We’ve seen plenty of turnover on NHL rosters so far this summer, setting up what appears to be even crazier parity than normal in each division. The Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers and San Jose Sharks made major moves in the Pacific. The Washington Capi…
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  • Rangers agree to terms with forwards Miller, Fast

    Rangers agree to terms with forwards Miller, Fast

    NHL.com Jul 15
    The New York Rangers agreed to terms with restricted free agent forwards J.T. Miller and Jesper Fast on Wednesday. Fast will have a two-year, $1.9 million contract ($950,000 average annual value), and Miller a one-year, $874,000 contract, acco...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Time up in Carolina for Eric Staal?

    Rumor Roundup: Time up in Carolina for Eric Staal?

    In recent weeks, there’s been little word regarding the status of Carolina Hurricanes captain Eric Staal and goaltender Cam Ward. Both have a year remaining on their respective contracts and are eligible next summer for unrestricted free agency. Of the …
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  • Restricted free agent defenceman Dylan McIlrath re-signs with N…

    Restricted free agent defenceman Dylan McIlrath re-signs with New York Rangers

    NHL.com Jul 15
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - The New York Rangers have re-signed restricted free agent defenceman Dylan McIlrath. General manager Jeff Gorton announced the signing on Wednesday. McIlrath had six goals and 11 assists in 73 games with the Hartford Wolf ...
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  • Taylor Pyatt retires after 15-year career: report

    Taylor Pyatt retires after 15-year career: report

    NHL.com Jul 14
    Forward Taylor Pyatt, who played 13 seasons in the NHL, announced his retirement on Monday. Pyatt, 33, last played in the NHL in 2013-14. In 55 games with the New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins, he had four goals. Last season, Pyatt pl...
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  • Rangers sign Emerson Etem to one-year, $850K deal

    Rangers sign Emerson Etem to one-year, $850K deal

    yahoo.com Jul 14
    You can take Emerson Etem off Jeff Gorton’s list of restricted free agents to sign for the New York Rangers. The 23-year old forward accepted his qualifying offer on Tuesday for $850,500, per Pat Leonard of the New York Daily News. Etem was acquired fro…
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  • Arbitration dates released by NHLPA, big names set for late Jul…

    Arbitration dates released by NHLPA, big names set for late July

    The final week of July could be an interesting one if a few players and their respective teams can’t settle on new deals. Monday, the NHLPA released the arbitration dates for restricted free agents, including players such as the Capitals’ Braden Holtby …
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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.

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