The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


Are there any moves left for the Rangers?

October is coming. Here we are, eager fans just waiting for some hockey to watch on a nice fall or winter night. With Derek Stepan now signed longterm we are getting closer to hockey on the TV. The question is; Are the New York Rangers done making moves? The Rangers currently have 48 contracts signed […]
Via Blue Seat Blogs
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Grading Jeff Gorton’s offseason

With Derek Stepan signed, the Rangers don’t have much left to do this offseason. All their key bodies are signed, the roster is filled out, and the only thing remaining is proper training camp evaluation. In the one month since he has taken over, Gorton has made one trade and 15 signings. Let’s break them […]
Via Blue Seat Blogs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Four Thoughts: 7/28

1) A couple final further notes on Stepan’s contract… #rangers Derek Stepan: 15-16 $8M, 16-17 $8M, 17-18 $7M, 18-19 $6M, 19-20 $5M, 20-21 $5M. #tvasports — Renaud Lavoie (@renlavoietva) July 27, 2015 It’s interesting to me that Gorton decided to front load Stepan’s contract, which actually makes Stepan the second highest paid player on the team next season to the one...
Via NY Rangers Blog
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Quick thoughts after the Derek Stepan signing

Derek Stepan signed yesterday, as new GM Jeff Gorton fit the final piece of the offseason puzzle into place. Stepan’s deal came in at six years, $39 million ($6.5 million cap hit). The deal has a full no trade for the first four years, and then a limited no trade for the final two (I […]
Via Blue Seat Blogs
7 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Rangers Taking High Risk with Derek Stepan’s Extension

Derek Stepan and New York Rangers agree to six-year, $39 million contract (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports) Derek Stepan and the New York Rangers were in their scheduled arbitration hearing Monday morning preparing to go through with the hearing if necessary. Fortunately, both parties were able to come to agreement before the hearing, as the Rangers announced they had signed Stepan...
Via The Sports Journal
8 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Rangers sign Derek Stepan to six-year extension

The New York Rangers entered this offseason with a laundry list of goals, but none were bigger than re-signing Derek Stepan. Well, the club can now cross that off the list, as they’ve agreed to terms today on a six-year extension worth $39 million per Larry Brooks. The deal, which works out to a $6.5 million AAV, is good for both parties. The 25-year-old was a key player for the...
Via Puck Drunk Love
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers, Stepan Agree To Terms

OFFICIAL: #NYR have agreed to terms with restricted free agent forward Derek Stepan on a multi-year contract. — New York Rangers (@NYRangers) July 27, 2015 Still waiting for terms to be released, so this post will be updated, plus my thoughts once everything is confirmed.
Via NY Rangers Blog
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Top ten things to expect to hear leading up to Derek Stepan’s arbitration

Derek Stepan’s arbitration date is tomorrow, and he will be the talk of Rangerland until the day he signs. So here are some things to expect to hear over the next two days. 1. Everyone will flip out over Stepan’s asking price. Stepan is asking for $7.25 million in arbitration. Insert rage here. In reality, […]
Via Blue Seat Blogs
9 days ago  |  Discuss

The New York Rangers can avoid arbitration

Derek Stepan filed for arbitration and his hearing is only a couple of days away. While it sounds like he and the New York Rangers should be very far apart on the numbers, they are actually very close, and definitely close enough to avoid this whole thing all together. The Rangers are looking to give Stepan a six-year deal at roughly $6.5-6.75 million per year. Stepan is looking...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Stepan, Rangers Close On Salary

With Derek Stepan’s arbitration date three days away, we’re starting to find out some details about where the Rangers and Stepan’s agent stand in terms of where they are in negotiations. According to a Larry Brooks report from late last night, the Rangers and Stepan are just 750K and possibly one year apart from securing Stepan for the foreseeable future. Brooks states that...
Via NY Rangers Blog
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

2015 Premier League preview: Avoiding relegation

Kris Bryant on changing to feet-first slide: ‘I only have one head’

MLB season in NY better than expected

Adrian Beltre gets mad when assaulted after HR

Lindsey Vonn shows support for Tiger

Notre Dame doesn't need a conference

Rex takes jabs at Jets' management

Sanchez: It's 'crazy' to call Chip racist

Ronda Rousey calls out Cyborg

Five most underrated players in the NFL

Five potential NFL salary cap casualties this preseason

Winners and losers of the 2015 MLB trade deadline

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker