GM Gorton completed a pair of thrifty signings to kick off free agency.
The Rangers added the speedy winger on a 2-year deal which will see Grabner earn $1.65M annually.
New York Rangers forward Viktor Stalberg has signed a one-year, $1.5 million contract with the Carolina Hurricanes. Stalberg, 30, spent the 2015-16 season with the Rangers, scoring nine goals and recording 11 assists in 75 games.
New York Rangers center Eric Staal and the Minnesota Wild agreed to terms on a three-year contract. The Rangers acquired Staal from the Carolina Hurricanes prior to the NHL Trade Deadline.
The former Rangers blueliner had been coaching the defensemen of the AHL Hartford Wolf Pack for the past four seasons.