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Pavel Buchnevich (2013, 3rd) was invited to Russia’s World Junior Championship tryout camp. Buchnevich was one of 29 players invited to Russia’s camp. The 18-year-old forward sustained a concussion last month, but was in the lineup today for Severstal, indicating he is good to go.
Brady Skjei was invited to the USA WJC camp, one of eight defensemen to be invited. Skjei is expected to make the club.
The Rangers do not have any prospects that were selected for Canada’s WJC camp. As far as I know, Sweden has not released their camp roster yet.
BEST OF MAXIM
Per the Rangers Twitter feed, Derek Dorsett will be out tonight with a lingering wrist issue. Taylor Pyatt will return to the lineup in Dorsett’s place. Also, AV noted an unspecified defenseman is banged up and the defensemen will be a game time decision. We can speculate all we want, but we know it isn’t John Moore that is banged up, since AV confirmed he will return tonight...
Rangers GM Glen Sather has taken a lot of flak over the years – and deservedly so – for handing out contracts both imprudent and lavish. He dipped deep into the team’s well again to extend goalie Henrik Lundqvist, but this time, Sather was justified.
This was the right move. The only move, really. For the team can afford to pay Lundqvist $59 million over the next seven years...
If you’ve been following the blog for a while, you know that we love the shows where the Rangers talk with the coaches to discuss the x’s and o’s of the game. We were big fans of “Behind the Bench” with John Tortorella, and we are equally fans of “The AV Squad” with Alain Vigneault. MSG was kind enough to provide us with some quotes from tonight’s all-new episode...
Goalie Henrik Lundqvist has agreed to a contract extension with the New York Rangers.
The team did not announce terms of the deal Wednesday.
The 31-year-old Lundqvist has been a Vezina Trophy finalist as the NHL's top goaltender in five of his eight seasons, winning the award in 2012.
Lundqvist has a 284-182-57 career record with a 2.26 goals-against average, .920 save percentage...
Few scribes around the country are better at chasing a story to the very end than some of the beat reporters in New York. In fact, the Big Apple is full of diligent journalists who not only possess the ability to hammer the subject of their story into submission, but to fabricate the entire story themselves.
It's an art, really. Unfortunately for rational sports fans, it...
New York Rangers coach Alain Vigneault surprised some people recently when he gave two consecutive starts to backup goalie Cam Talbot over All-Star netminder Henrik Lundqvist. With Lundqvist struggling a bit lately, some even went as far as to wonder if there was a goaltending controversy brewing in Gotham.
So much for those thoughts.
TSN’s Darren Dreger reported Wednesday morning...
In what appears to be a wide-open Eastern Conference playoff race, the New York Rangers currently secure a one-point lead on the final spot in the Metropolitan Division. If they succumb to the pressure of approaching clubs, they will fall…Read more →The post New York Rangers: Vigneault says star players need to be more consistent appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
The New York Rangers and goaltender Henrik Lundqvist announced Wednesday that both sides agreed to a seven-year contract extension, with an annual average of $8.5 million.
“Since his arrival in New York in 2005, Henrik has consistently been one of the elite goaltenders in the NHL,” said Rangers president and general manager Glen Sather in a statement. “He is a proud representative...
So... there's still a goaltending controversy in New York, right?
Not so fast, said the New York Rangers on Wednesday, as they re-signed star goaltender Henrik Lundqvist to a massive 8-year, $59.5 million contract. The deal lasts through 2020-21, and King Henrik will make $8.5 million in AAV against the cap. And now we spend the rest of the day debating just how much the...
The Associated Press is reporting that the New York Rangers and goaltender Henrik Lundqvist have come to an agreement on a lucractive contract extension that will make the Swede the highest-paid player at his position.
Lundqvist, in the final season of a six-year, $41.25 million deal, agreed to a seven-year contract reportedly worth $59.5 million. His salary-cap charge would rise...
NEW YORK — The New York Rangers have a goalie for life. On Wednesday, goalie Henrik Lundqvist agreed to a seven-year, $59.5 million extension with the Rangers. Currently in his final year of a six-year, $41.25 million deal, he is set to become the highest paid goalie in the NHL beginning next season. ”There were […]
Henrik Lundqvist has recently signed an extension worth 8.5 million dollars a year to continue stopping pucks for the Rangers. What would such debonair a man do with that kind of change? Thats 55.2 million Swedish Kroners!
- A castle on the outskirts of Gothenberg.
- Rent in Midtown for two months
- A years supply of hair product
- A closet full of skinny ties....
By Kristin Tullo @K_Tullo)
For the first time in his eight NHL career starts, New York Rangers rookie goaltender Cam Talbot gave up more than two goals in Monday’s loss to the Winnipeg Jets. While the loss may hurt the Rangers in the standings, it might help Alain Vigneault a little as well.
It’s been Henrik Lundqvist’s crease and as far as he or anyone in the...
Photo by Scott Levy/NHLI via Getty Images
The Rangers seem to make a habit of winning the puck possession game, but losing the actual game. Usually I try to put a silver lining on it, since it’s been proven that puck possession leads to wins. Eventually the Rangers will get wins, but this is frustrating to watch.
Ondrej Pavelec had a pretty good game, keeping the game tied or keeping...