Category: ‘NHL Teams’

Mika Zibanejad Ready for New Chapter with New York Rangers
July 19th, 2016 at 2:54 PM
Mika Zibanejad was traded to the New York Rangers along with a second round selection in the 2018 NHL Draft by the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Derick Brassard and a 2018 seventh rounder. "This trade was not on my radar, it came as a complete shock to me," the 23...

Ottawa Senators Say They Have a More Proven Player Gaining Derick Brassard
July 19th, 2016 at 2:06 PM
“We felt Mika has great potential down the road, but we felt with Derick we were getting someone that was more proven and a better hockey player at this point in time,” Ottawa Senators General Manager Pierre Dorion said on Monday’s conference call about the Derick Brassard-Mika Zibanejad trade that...

Pavel Buchnevich is Ready for Any Challenge Playing in the NHL Brings
July 1st, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Pavel Buchnevich was selected by the New York Rangers in the third round (No. 75) of the 2013 NHL Draft. He agreed to terms with the Rangers on a reported three-year, entry-level contract worth $925,000 per season on May 13. A year ago, Buchnevich wasn't 100 percent convinced that he was...

New York Rangers Make Six Selections in 2016 NHL Draft
June 26th, 2016 at 8:46 AM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton, along with Director of Player Personnel Gordie Clark, oversaw the club’s activity at the 2016 NHL Entry Draft on Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25 at First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York. The Blueshirts, who held six picks in the draft,...

New York Rangers Acquire Defenseman Nick Holden
June 26th, 2016 at 8:42 AM
Per New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has acquired defenseman Nick Holden from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for their own fourth round pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. ***PHOTO1*** Holden, 29, skated in 82 games with Colorado this past season, registering six goals...