EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Lee Stempniak scored the winning goal, and the Winnipeg Jets solidified their Western Conference playoff spot with a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night.
Drew Stafford, Tyler Myers and Michael Frolik also scored for the Jets, who have won five in a row.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had the lone goal for the Oilers, who have lost nine of 11.
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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...
Per Bob McKenzie, the New York Rangers have traded forward Lee Stempniak to the Winnipeg Jets for winger Carl Klingberg. Klingberg has 2 NHL games this season, while Stempniak was a useful bottom line/extra forward. This comes on the heels of the Keith Yandle trade and the rumored Mats Zuccarello extension. One thing’s for sure:
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Lee Stempniak broke a tie with 2:14 left, netting his second goal of the game, and Chris Kreider also scored twice to lift the New York Rangers to a come-from-behind 4-3 win over Arizona on Thursday night.
In sending the Coyotes to their eighth straight loss, Stempniak backhanded in a rebound of his own shot on the doorstep. That gave the Rangers their fourth consecutive win and...
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Per the Rangers Twitter, winger Lee Stempniak is being isolated from the team and being tested for the mumps. Stempniak would be the third Rangers player to contract the mumps, following Tanner Glass and Derick Brassard. Glass has been healthy for a few weeks, and Brassard was cleared to practice with the team tomorrow. Also, […]
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When the Rangers signed Lee Stempniak to a one-year deal worth $900,000, many applauded Glen Sather. He found another low-risk, high-reward player that could potentially replace Benoit Pouliot on the third line. In all honesty, they are pretty identical players from a #fancystats point of view. But of course, numbers don’t tell the whole story. […]
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The Rangers signed the lifeless Lee Stempniak to a one year, 900k deal. [ NBC ]
Stempniak played okay in Pittsburgh, but some people are pretending that he is any better than what the Penguins have.
A quick look at Stempniak’s production in Pittsburgh:
Of his 11 points in the regular season, Sidney Crosby was involved in six of them, Chris Kunitz seven.
Stempniak also had just...
The New York Rangers continue to rebuild their depth.#490360219 / gettyimages.comAs Larry Brooks of the New York Post reports,Stempniak in at one year, $900.000 for #NYR. Who else didn't play well for Pens against NYR in playoffs that team can sign?— Larry Brooks (@NYP_Brooksie) July 19, 2014Brandon Sutter is still an unsigned RFA if you're interested..In any event, the 31 year...
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Lately the Pittsburgh Penguins haven’t had a whole lot to write home about. The black and gold is mired in an ugly 2-4-1 funk. They’re a mediocre 6-6-2 since the Olympic break. With superstar Evgeni Malkin (sprained foot) joining the ranks of the wounded, the injury bug continues to take a wicked toll.
While good news is decidedly tougher to come by these days, the play of Lee...