Per Rick Carpiniello, the newly acquired James Sheppard will skate on the fourth line with Dominic Moore and Jesper Fast. None of the top-nine forwards were touched, meaning Tanner Glass, despite improved play, will be the healthy scratch heading into tomorrow’s game in Detroit. The lines: Nash-Brassard-Zuccarello Kreider-Stepan-St. Louis Hagelin-Hayes-Miller Sheppard-Moore-Fast...
The stretch run for the New York Rangers begins tonight, as one of the league’s best in the Nashville Predators come to town. The Rangers were the biggest players at the trade deadline, acquiring Keith Yandle and James Sheppard, while shipping out Lee Stempniak. Both Yandle and Sheppard will have a positive effect on the Rangers
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Shortly after the Rangers acquired Keith Yandle in a huge blockbuster deal, the Rangers moved Lee Stempniak off to Winnipeg in exchange for Carl Klingberg who was reportedly on his way to the AHL when he was moved. Klingberg, 24 was the 34th overall pick in 2009. He has just 12 NHL games to his resume with just one career goal.
The Rangers also acquired James Sheppard from the San...
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) The San Jose Sharks have traded forward James Sheppard to the New York Rangers for a fourth-round draft pick in 2016.
The deal was announced on Sunday, a day before the NHL's trade deadline.
The 26-year-old Sheppard had five goals and 11 assists in 57 games with San Jose this season. He played mostly as a third-line center for the Sharks but also has played...
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Per Bob McKenzie, the New York Rangers have acquired forward James Sheppard from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a 4th round draft pick in 2016. Sheppard is a left-handed center (who can play LW) that is a great shot suppressor and plays a solid defensive game. He has a line of 5-11-16 for
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