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If you are a fantasy hockey manager in search of a defenseman who can put up points, today's announcement that the New York Rangers have signed Swede free-agent Anton Stralman to a one-year 900K, one-way contract is news to your ears. This could be the answer to your problem. Stralman is not afraid to join the offense in attack-mode; he put up 34 points in 73 games as a member of the Columbus Blue Jackets in 2009-10. Stralman is renowned for his ability on the man-advantage and should see top minutes in that situation for the New York Rangers.Originally thought to be pursued by the New Jersey Devils, in the end, it was the New York Rangers that got a deal done with Stralman. If history repeats itself, Stralman should have an immediate impact if he feels the New York Rangers were the right fit.As a result of the signing, 20-year-old Tim Erixon has been sent down to the Connecticut Whale.
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… for some reason I have high hopes for Stralman. I know the kind of d-man he is and have seen him play plenty of times with the Toronto Maple Leads and Columbus Blue Jackets where he played some very good hockey. Is he a game changer? No. But he can be a very solid [...]
The New York Rangers have officially signed unrestricted free agent defenseman Anton Stralman to a one-year, $900,000 contract, per Bob McKenzie of TSN. The Rangers have been tied to the 25-year-old's name for several weeks now, being that Marc Staal (post-concussion headaches) does not appear to be returning to the lineup anytime soon.
If you are expecting Stralman to fill...
After hearing his name being thrown around a lot recently, one could say that curiosity got my cat. My cat apparently has more than nine lives. He is a name I had not heard much of before, and I wondered why the Rangers would want him. So I did some research on the internet. Stralman [...]
Jay Leonard at the Blueshirts Blog reports that the Rangers have officially signed Anton Stralman to a one-year, $900,000 deal. For official announcement click here.Leonard also says the Rangers have placed Mike Rupp on injured reserve. Rupp, who is scheduled to have arthroscopic surgery on his left knee next week, is now ineligible to play for the next seven days....not surprising...
The New York Rangers signed free-agent defenseman Anton Stralman to a one-year deal worth $900,000 Saturday.
Stralman is expected to help the Rangers in their attempt to absorb the loss of top defenseman Marc Staal, who is still dealing with headaches stemming from a concussion suffered in February.
The 25-year-old Stralman collected one goal and 17 assists in 51 games last season...
Via Bob McKenzie, the Rangers have signed right-handed defenseman Anton Stralman to a one-year contract worth $900,000. The team has not yet confirmed the signing according to Steve Zipay. The Rangers’ interest in Stralman has been rumored for what feels like weeks now, and the move just adds some blue line depth given Marc Staal’s continued absence due to concussion-like symptoms.
TSN reports that the Rangers have signed Anton Stralman to a one-year, $900,000 contract.Stralman, 25, has 11g, 63a and is a -40 during his first four years in the league.According to Andrew Gross at the Bergen Record the Rangers have yet to confirm the signing.Larry Brooks at the New York Post says the reason the the Rangers may not have announced the Stralman signing is because...
The Rangers have signed Anton Stralman to help fill in on an injury-hit defensive unit.
The New York Rangers agreed to terms on an undisclosed contract with free-agent defenseman Anton Stralman on Saturday.
… good deal for the Blueshirts. Can never have enough defensemen.
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The Rangers have signed Anton Stralman to help fill in on an injury-hit defensive unit. The 25-year-old Stralman, who has played in 212 NHL games, agreed to a one-year deal on Saturday worth $900,000. He had a training camp tryout with the New Jersey Devils but didn't earn a spot. New York is missing top defenseman Marc Staal, who is out indefinitely because of a concussion sustained last...
Swedish defenseman Anton Stralman has agreed to terms with the New York Rangers, Stralman's agent Marc Levine confirmed to ESPNNewYork.com.
From the Rangers:
New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has agreed to terms with free agent defenseman Anton Stralman.
Stralman, 25, has skated in 212 career NHL contests over four seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs and Columbus Blue Jackets, registering 11 goals and 63 assists for 74 points, along with 97 penalty minutes....
The news broke yesterday that the New York Rangers had signed defenseman Anton Stralman to a one year, $900,000 contract to fill out the blue line with Marc Staal out indefinitely. The Rangers are using the old method of “throwing stuff at the wall and see what sticks” to fill out the bottom pairing. People thrown at the wall include rookie Tim Erixon (now in the AHL), Brendan...