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Rangers Agree with Zuccarello, Kreider; Exchange Numbers with Brassard

The Rangers are on the verge of wrapping up the heavy lifting of the offseason after coming to terms on contracts with RFA’s Chris Kreider and Mats Zuccarello this week. Kreider, as many expected, received a two-year bridge deal worth just a shade less than $5MM total. Zuccarello meanwhile got just a one-year pact calling […]
Via Ranger Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Zuccarello and Kreider deals – mixed results for the Rangers

Everyone will be breathing a little easier now Chris Kreider and Mats Zuccarello are under contract for next season but the potential fallout of the two deals really is a mixed bag for the Rangers. Chris Kreider Assuming Alain Vigneault can continue to improve Kreider’s defense, Kreider’s contract should immediately become a bargain. The big, […] The post The Zuccarello and...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Brassard Could Get $5.6M Per Contract; Door Not Closed on Carcillo

Now that Chris Kreider and Mats Zuccarello are back in the fold with relatively cheap contracts, it’s anticipated that Sather might be getting ready to dole out some big money with the re-signing of Derrick Brassard as Larry Brooks at the New York Post reports that a long-term deal for the center iceman is likely to come with a cap hit in the neighborhood of $5.2 million to $5...
Via NY Rangers Blog
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Kreider signs two-year deal with Rangers

New York Rangers general manager Glen Sather has built a reputation of driving a hard bargain with his team's restricted free agents, especially those coming off their entry-level contracts. That story line replayed itself again in the latest negotiation with Chris Kreider, who reportedly sought $2.8 million per season on a two-year contract. Instead, the 23-year-old settled...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers re-sign Chris Kreider

The Rangers have re-signed Chris Kreider to a two-year bridge deal, worth $2.35 million in the first year and $2.6 million in the second year ($2.475 million cap hit). Kreider finally had his breakout season, putting up 17-20-37 in 66 games after being called up early in the season by the Rangers. Kreider also put up […] The post Rangers re-sign Chris Kreider appeared first on Blue Seat Blogs.
Via Blue Seat Blogs
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Kreider, He’s Needed…

Star Forward for the New York Rangers Chris Kreider wants money, and the Rangers aren’t on the same page as him. Kreider wants $2.8 million,  and the Rangers are offering $2.5 million. The 23-year-old out of Boxford Mass has talent for a young player. Coming from BC, his first taste of NHL hockey was in the 2012 NHL Playoffs.His first appearance was against the Senators, and...
Via TopSportsReport
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Kreider seeking $2.8 million in arbitration

The New York Rangers have three players slated for arbitration hearings over the next two weeks, making this a busy time of the summer for the club. Young forward Chris Kreider is up first on Wednesday, with Mats Zuccarello slated for an arbitration hearing on July 25 and Derick Brassard looking at a July 28 hearing date. With Kreider now less than 48 hours from his hearing, both...
Via Pro Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers and Kreider Set For Arbitration

Per the CBA, salary figures for arbitration must be submitted 48 hours prior to the hearing. Chris Kreider’s hearing is set for Wednesday morning of this week, July 23rd. Kreider has asked for $2.8 million per year, meanwhile the Rangers have put forth 2 offers, both of them 2-year deals, the better one being $2.2 per year year. The sides can still negotiate a deal prior to the...
Via Save By Richter
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Friedman: $600k gap on Chris Kreider contract

Per Elliotte Friedman, there is a $600k gap for the Rangers on a new Chris Kreider contract. Kreider’s initial ask was $2.8 million per year, with the Rangers opening at $1.9 million (since upped to $2.2 million). I initially ballparked Kreider at two-years, $2 million +/- $250k. At this point I’d assume he gets a […] The post Friedman: $600k gap on Chris Kreider contract appeared...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Projecting Chris Kreider’s next contract

Chris Kreider is one of five RFAs for the Rangers this year, but he is one of the two most important RFAs that the Rangers need to get signed. It was very apparent in the playoffs that the Rangers missed Kreider’s rare combination of size, speed, and hands until his return in the Pittsburgh series. […]
Via Blue Seat Blogs
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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