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Rangers agree to terms with RFA Tony DeAngelo

RFA defenceman Tony DeAngelo has agreed to terms with the Rangers. (Getty)The New York Rangers and RFA defenceman Tony DeAngelo have agreed to terms the team announced Friday.No contract details were announced in the release, but TSN’s Frank Seravalli added that the deal will be for one-year worth $925,000.RFA Tony DeAngelo

Fantasy Hockey Drafts: Pair of New York goalies among top sleepers for 2019

Is Alexandar Georgiev ready to step into The King's place? (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)Special to Yahoo SportsThere's a long-standing theory in fantasy sports that leagues are generally won at the back end of drafts. After all, anyone even partially privy to pucks knows about the Sidney Crosbys and Connor

Rangers begin training camp with goal of making the playoffs

The New York Rangers have two clear goals this season: to keep improving and return to the playoffs after a two-year absence.The addition of forwards Artemi Panarin and Kaapo Kakko, and defenseman Jacob Trouba this summer helped accelerate the team's rebuild, and now the Rangers believe they are ready to

Rangers are one of NHL’s biggest mysteries going into camp

Henrik Lundqvist wants training camp to begin with an honest conversation.The longtime face of the New York Rangers sees this as an important time to define expectations for this season after watching the team fast-track a rebuild by signing winger Artemi Panarin, trading for defensemen Jacob Trouba and Adam Fox,

Correction: Pavelich-Assault Charge story

GRAND MARAIS, Minn. (AP) -- In a story Aug. 21 about former Rangers and ''Miracle on Ice'' player Mark Pavelich, The Associated Press mischaracterized the final games of the men's ice hockey tournament at the 1980 Winter Olympics. The United States' victories over the Soviets and Finland both happened during

Fantasy Hockey: Top 10 prospects to stash

If Jordan Kyrou gets a chance — watch out. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY SportsSpecial to Yahoo SportsThe NHL as a whole is increasingly becoming a younger league, but it's still not uncommon to see players who are ready to help the big club right away begin the season in

Former Rangers and ‘Miracle on Ice’ player charged in attack

GRAND MARAIS, Minn. (AP) — Mark Pavelich, a forward on the 1980 "Miracle on Ice" U.S. Olympic hockey team who went on to play for the New York Rangers and two other NHL teams, has been charged with assault for allegedly beating a neighbor with a metal pole and breaking

Kevin Shattenkirk ‘pissed off’ about being bought out by Rangers

Kevin Shattenkirk on his time with the Rangers: "It’s definitely not a success story.” (Getty)When Kevin Shattenkirk signed a contract with his hometown New York Rangers, undoubtedly all parties involved hoped for a different outcome.The defenceman was coming off a career-high season in 2016-17, tallying 56 points between the St.

Lightning sign Shattenkirk after buyout by Rangers

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Veteran defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk has signed a one-year, $1.75 million contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning after being bought out by the New York Rangers.Lightning vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced the deal Monday. Shattenkirk said he chose the Lightning from among six or

Report: Rangers will buy out Kevin Shattenkirk’s contract

The New York Rangers will reportedly buy out the rest of Kevin Shattenkirk's contract. (Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)The New York Rangers will buy out defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk’s contract, according to multiple reports.Shattenkirk holds a $6.65 million cap hit for the next two seasons. The veteran defenceman

Reports: Rangers buy out Shattenkirk’s contract

The New York Rangers made a big salary-shedding move Wednesday by buying out defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk's contract, multiple outlets reported.The 30-year-old had two years remaining on a four-year, $26.6 million extension he signed in July 2017.The buyout will save the Rangers $5.17 million this season, with $1.48 million counting against

31 Takes: Rangers could use buyout on the wrong bad defenseman

Kevin Shattenkirk is just one of a number of Rangers blueliners signed to poor contracts. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)The general consensus across the NHL is that the New York Rangers had one of the better summers of any team in the league. They added Jacob Trouba for next to

Rangers agree to deal with Pavel Buchnevich

Pavel Buchnevich has agreed to a new deal with the New York Rangers. (Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports)The New York Rangers have announced they have come to terms on a new contract with forward Pavel Buchnevich.Although the specifics of the deal are not stated in the team’s official press release, it’s reported to

Rangers re-sign restricted free-agent Pavel Buchnevich

NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Rangers re-signed restricted free-agent forward Pavel Buchnevich to a two-year, $6.5 million contract Friday.The 24-year-old Russian had 21 goals and 17 assists in 64 regular-season games last season. In 179 games in three NHL seasons, all with the Rangers, he has 43 goals

Rangers agree to contract terms with new defenseman Trouba

NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Rangers have agreed to terms with restricted free agent defenseman Jacob Trouba, who they acquired from Winnipeg in a major offseason trade.The deal reached Friday with Trouba, 25, is for seven years and $56 million, with an $8 million salary cap hit for

Penguins center Matt Cullen retires after 21 seasons

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Penguins center Matt Cullen has retired after a 21-season career that included three Stanley Cup titles.The 42 year-old won a Cup with Carolina in 2006 and then consecutive titles with Pittsburgh in 2016 and 2017.Cullen had 266 goals, 465 assists and 502 penalty minutes over 1,516 games

New York Rangers botch Artemi Panarin pitch with photoshop fail

Panarin will get bread. (Getty)Artemi Panarin is the hottest free agent on the market and teams are trying their hardest to woo the winger, preparing day and night to present their best face forward in order to land the Russian star.The New York Rangers hosted the Bread Man at Madison

Here’s the New York Rangers schedule for the 2019-20 NHL season

The Rangers have announced their schedule for the 2019-20 season.Highlights include:Seven of their first 10 games, and 11 of their first 16 games of the season taking place at Madison Square GardenTheir 2,000th all-time regular season game at the current MSG on Oct. 27, 2019 against Boston.Three of their four

Winnipeg Jets trade Jacob Trouba to New York Rangers

Jacob Trouba stands on the ice during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)After Erik Karlsson signed an eight-year deal with the San Jose Sharks, the trade market for RFA defencemen appears to be open for business.Jacob Trouba and the Jets were

Rangers agree to terms with D Reunanen

The New York Rangers agreed to terms Wednesday on an entry-level contract with defenseman Tarmo Reunanen.Reunanen, 21, has played in 93 games over the past three seasons in Liiga, the top professional league in Finland. He had six goals and 19 assists with 40 penalty minutes this past season for

Davidson takes reins of Rangers’ rare rebuilding project

NEW YORK (AP) -- Behind the microphone for the last New York Rangers championship in 1994, John Davidson is now front and center to try to parade the Stanley Cup down Broadway again.Davidson recalled 1994 as one of the best times of his life, and after moving from broadcasting to

Rangers assistant GM Jim Schoenfeld resigns

NEW YORK (AP) -- Jim Schoenfeld has resigned as vice president and assistant general manager of the New York Rangers.The former NHL defenseman and coach spent 17 seasons in the Rangers' organization, serving in a variety of roles. He spent most of that time as general manager of the AHL's

Rangers’ Lundqvist: Struggles in 2nd half ‘more challenging’

Henrik Lundqvist liked how he started the season. The 37-year-old New York Rangers goalie wasn't so pleased with how he played toward the end.He was 15-12-7 with a 3.19 goals-against average during the first half while earning his fifth All-Star appearance. After that, however, he had just three wins in