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CHRIS KREIDER RUMORS

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...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kreider/Rangers Likely Headed to Arbitration

Despite being less than $1 million per year apart on a new contract, Larry Brooks at the New York Post reports that Chris Kreider and the Rangers seem likely headed to arbitration tomorrow morning. Brooks adds that while both sides have shown a willingness to compromise, each also has a bottom-line number off which it has not been willing to move. According to Brooks, the Rangers...
Via NY Rangers Blog
14 hours 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
1 day 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...
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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
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chris Kreider’s Arbitration Numbers

Kreider (NYR) requests $2.8M. Rangers have offered a two-year deal at $1.9, then $2.2. — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) July 21, 2014 Kerider's hearing is this Wednesday.
Via Kukla's Korner
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Projecting Derick Brassard’s next contract

Derick Brassard is the third and final RFA that filed for arbitration this month (Mats Zuccarello and Chris Kreider). I’ve looked at both Kreider’s and Zuccarello’s next contracts already, and with arbitration dates coming up, it’s time to look at Brassard’s potential deal. Brassard is an interesting case, if only because of his high salary […] The post Projecting Derick...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers agree to terms with Matthew Lombardi

The New York Rangers announced Wednesday that center Matthew Lombardi has agreed to terms on a free agent contract. Hearing Matthew Lombardi deal is worth 800k per year with Rangers on 2-year deal. Working to confirm. — Patrick Kearns (@PatrickKearns) July 16, 2014 The 32 year-old Lombardi spent last season overseas, leading the Swiss League in scoring with 50 points (20-30-50...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

What The Rangers RFA’s Will Cost

Although great to see the New York Rangers make a Stanley Cup Final run, it hurts more this offseason as all their RFA’s had strong regular seasons backed up with 13 playoff victories. Glen Sather knew the Rangers would not have much wiggle room with free agency after re-signing Chris Kreider, Derick Brassard, Mats Zuccarello, and John Moore to new contracts. Danny Boyle was the...
Via Save By Richter
9 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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