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1 hr ago | Rant Sports

New York Rangers Pay Derick Brassard For Potential

Coming off of a 45-point season, New York Rangers ' Derick Brassard is by no means a stud centerman in the NHL .

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Related Topix: Sports, Brandon Dubinsky, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Rangers

10 hrs ago | Blueshirt Banter

Did The Rangers Almost Trade For Shea Weber Two Years Ago?

But it definitely changed the dynamic. On July 1, 2012, upon becoming a restricted free agent for the final time, Weber and his agents did something unique, embarking on a top-secret tour to visit Detroit, the New York Rangers , Philadelphia, San Jose and Vancouver in search of an offer sheet.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players, Olympic Hockey, Shea Weber (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Rangers

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Blueshirt Banter

Howdy, Ranger: Matthew Lombardi's injury history, and what he can bring

When Matthew Lombardi entered the NHL in 2003, he brought with him great speed and skill that translated well to the professional game.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Rangers, Mats Zuccarello, J.T Miller, NHL Players, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Blue Line Station

Ryan McDonagh Will Be Rangers' New Captain

May 27, 2014; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh skates on the Montreal Canadiens logo during the third period in game five of the Eastern Conference Final of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Bell Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Rangers, Ryan McDonagh, NHL Players, Martin St. Louis, Rick Nash

Wall Street Journal

The Rangers' Free-Agent Success Story

Their new coach, Alain Vigneault, had been on the job for six weeks. Their goaltender, captain, top defenseman and two young centers were all entering the final years of their contracts.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Derek Stepan, Henrik Lundqvist, Dan Boyle, Tanner Glass, NHL Players

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Double G Sports

Slats Continues Smart Off-Season; Rangers Re-Sign Derick Brassard

New York Rangers GM, Glenn "Slats" Sather, is batting 1000 in signing players before arbitration, as he was able to come to terms with center Derick Brassard this Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Rangers, Chris Kreider, NHL Players

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Rant Sports

New York Rangers Have No Choice But To Extend Marc Staal

The New York Rangers GM Glen Sather has had a rough summer thus far. He has lost three key pieces to last year's Eastern Conference Champion team - Brian Boyle , Anton Stralman and Benoit Pouliot - bought out Brad Richards without finding a viable replacement and is struggling to sign high impact free agents due to salary cap restrictions.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Marc Staal, NHL Players, Derek Stepan, Carl Hagelin, Brady Skjei

CBS Sports

Report: Rangers, Brassard strike $25M accord

Derick Brassard and the New York Rangers have agreed to terms on a new long-term contract and will avoid arbitration.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Derek Stepan, Mats Zuccarello, Marc Staal, NHL Players, John Moore

Rant Sports

Why Derick Brassard's Contract Is Double-Edged Sword For New York Rangers

Following the signing of Chris Kreider to a two-year, $4.95 million contract, the New York Rangers have approximately $6.3 million worth of cap space remaining to sign their last two restricted free agents.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Derek Stepan, Dominic Moore, Chris Kreider, J.T Miller, NHL Players

Blue Line Station

New York Ranger Fans Will Love Tanner Glass

When Glen Sather announced that the New York Rangers signed Tanner Glass on July first.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Tanner Glass, NHL Players, Martin St. Louis, Derek Stepan, Dominic Moore

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Rant Sports

Derick Brassard Should Take Less Money To Stay A New York Ranger

Let us all call New York Rangers ' restricted free agent center Derick Brassard for what he really is - a third line center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Rangers, Mats Zuccarello, Brandon Dubinsky, NHL Players, Mikhail Grabovski

Double G Sports

A New Dynamic Duo is Signed for Gotham

NY Ranger GM Glen Sather pulled two rabbits out of his hat right before Arbitration Hearings and signed two very valuable RFA's, Chris Kreider and Mats Zuccarello.

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Related Topix: Sports, New York Rangers, Mats Zuccarello, Chris Kreider, NHL Players, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Thu Jul 24, 2014

BleacherReport

Power Ranking New York Rangers' Top 6 Forwards for 2014-15 Season

That being said, the Rangers are probably as talented now as they've ever been. Rick Nash and Martin St. Louis are amongst the league's most prolific goal scorers of the past decade, while a supporting cast of young guns will round out what could be a potent top six.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Derek Stepan, Rick Nash, NHL Players, Martin St. Louis, Mats Zuccarello

Blueshirt Banter

Financially Smart Extensions Leave Glen Sather With Money In His Pocket

What Sather does with the two RFAs left on his roster will give you a good indication of what might come.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Brian Boyle, Mats Zuccarello, Chris Kreider, John Moore

Blue Line Station

New York Rangers OffSeason Grades: New Poll

Glen Sather grabbed Dan Boyle as his replacement and may have given up some skating ability for some offensive flare.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, NHL Players, Cam Talbot, Derek Stepan, Anton Stralman, Mats Zuccarello

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Rant Sports

Glen Sather Will Be Tested Next Offseason

Glen Sather has been known to find success in the NHL . Whether as a coach of the Edmonton Oilers , or as a GM of the New York Rangers , Sather always finds ways to help the team he is hired by become championship contenders.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Martin St. Louis, Derek Stepan, Benoit Pouliot, Ryan McDonagh

Rant Sports

A Derek Stepan Extension Should Be No. 1 Priority For New York Rangers

The New York Rangers are almost done locking up all of their restricted free agents, as Derick Brassard and John Moore are expected to either sign or go to arbitration at some point this week.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Derek Stepan, NHL Players, Carl Hagelin, Ryan McDonagh, John Moore

Too Many Men On The Site

NHL Free Agency: The Curious Case of Michael Del Zotto

Mar 18, 2014; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Nashville Predators defenseman Michael Del Zotto skates with the puck against the Edmonton Oilers during the second period at Rexall Place.

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Related Topix: Sports, Nashville Predators, NHL Hockey, Michael Del Zotto, NHL Players, NHL Central Division, Edmonton Oilers, NHL Northwest Division, Kevin Klein

Rant Sports

New York Rangers: Is Mats Zuccarello Contract A Good Deal?

With restricted free agent Mats Zuccarello 's arbitration date less than a week away, many New York Rangers fans were starting to feel a little uneasy about the future of the team's leading point-getter from last year.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, Mats Zuccarello, New York Rangers, NHL Players

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Blue Line Station

New York Rangers Adding Balance To Lineup

The New York Rangers are working on adding balance and depth to their lineup lost in free agency.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Rangers, Chris Kreider, NHL Players, Derek Stepan, Rick Nash, Benoit Pouliot

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