Boyko Signed To ELC

The New York Rangers announced Tuesday that they have signed goaltender Talyn Boyko to a three year Entry Level Contract.  Per the deal has an annual value of $850,833 for the 2021 4th round pick. Boyko initially struggled after being drafted, playing on a Tri-Cities Americans team that had little support in front of him, posting 3.02 GAA […]

Lafreniere Signs Entry Level Deal

It was more a formality than anything, what with entry level contracts pretty much defined by the Collective Bargaining Agreement, but still it’s another step on the road to next season.  Alexis Lafreniere, who turned 19 on Sunday, can now official participate in games for the New York Rangers, whenever that might be. Along with the […]

Russians Sign

Back in 2014, the Rangers selected 18 year old Russian netminder Igor Shesterkin who was set to join St Petesburg of the KHL for his second senior season, as a backup netminder.  Since that date, the now 23 year old goaltender has hardly put a step wrong, backstopping his team for the last three seasons with a […]

Skjei Impresses; Offers Scouting Report on Others

by Jamy Baron Back in June when the Rangers selected Brady Skjei with the 28th overall pick, they definitely knew what they were getting. In a draft where NHL teams matched a record by selecting 13 defenseman, the Rangers may have gotten a steal at the 28th spot. Many people, including myself compare Skjei to Ryan McDonagh, the […]

Rangers Get Off to Fast Off-Season Start

by Jamy Baron Only four days after being eliminated in the Eastern Conference Finals by the New Jersey Devils, the New York Rangers announced yesterday that they have agreed to terms with Swedish prospect, Jesper Fast. No that is not a spelling error as he legally changed his name from “Fasth” to “Fast”. It makes sense and is quite […]

Pashnin coming to North America

Reports out of Russia today – via Laurie Carr of Beyond the Blueshirts – that 2010 seventh round pick Mikhail Pashnin is considering an offer from the New York Rangers, and is expected to come to North America to play this coming season. The steady defender has spent the past two years playing for CSKA Moscow in the KHL, […]

Zaborsky Signed

The Daily News gives us a brief update on the proceedings with Jaromir Jagr and Sean Avery. While there seems to be little concrete progress on either front, things continue to look grim for Avery fans. The Rangers announced they have signed Tomas Zaborsky to a professional contract. Zaborsky completed his junior career last season with the Saginaw Spirit and appeared to […]

Rangers Sign Anisimov

After a month of speculation, the Rangers finally made official the signing of 2006 2nd round pick Artem Anisimov. The Russian center was signed to a three year entry level contract after impressing first at the world juniors, and then at the prospect camp back in late June. Anisimov has an outside shot at joining the […]

Lampman And Moore Signed

Lampman Set To ReturnThe Rangers have announced that they have re-signed Bryce Lampman.  The fourth year pro will go into the 2004-05 season looking to win a job in the NHL, something he almost accomplished out of camp two years ago, but for an injury in the pre-season.  The Nebraska native did eventually win a […]

Rangers Sign Three

Rangers Secure Services Of Petr PruchaAfter a lengthy delay due to the ongoing IIHF-NHL transfer agreement negotiations, the Rangers have announced the signing of Petr Prucha to a professional contract.  An 8th round pick in the 2002 draft, Prucha saw his stock rise after a 2003-04 season which saw him set career marks for goals, […]