The Rangers have announced that the center of the GAG (Goal A Game) Line will have his jersey retired next season. Jean Ratelle‘s number 19 will join his longtime linemate Rod Gilbert to the Garden’s rafters. Read more
Category Archives: Trade Rumors
The best hockey trades are the ones where you deal from strength to address a weakness. Last week I wrote about the 1990 trade between the Rangers and Kings that sent Tony Granato and Tomas Sandstrom for Bernie Nicholls. A true blockbuster where 2 top line wings were traded to fortify a weakness at the center position. Read more
Rangers looking to make a move?
The NHL trade deadline is Wednesday, March 1st and the Blueshirts have been active scouting and calling teams leading up to it. Top on their list is a right handed defenseman to play top or second pair minutes. Read more
Anyone tired of the Rangers and Shattenkirk rumors yet?
Trade talks are heating up around the league and as Darren Dreger noted last week that the Rangers are in the market for a top 4 blue liner. Read more
The NHL trade deadline is February 28. With an expansion draft looming, this promises to be to be an explosive trading season. Read more
Darren Dreger was on during the 1st intermission tonight to discuss the Rangers search for a top 4 defenseman. Here’s the full transcript: Read more
Kevin Shattenkirk is the one pending UFA, that seems like he’s already penned into a future Rangers lineup card. Well, let’s hold the celebration because the Bruins could be the one team to throw a monkey wrench into Shatty’s homecoming. Read more
Tonight at 11:59 PM, the NHL roster freeze will begin. That means no trades, no waivers, and call ups/send downs until December 27th. So could the Rangers make a move? Read more
Derek Stepan signed a 6 year deal back on July 27th, 2015. The contract comes with a $6.5M annual cap hit that will take him to the age of 30. Whether you feel he is or isn’t a #1 center that’s not why I’m making the 800lb gorilla analogy. Read more
On July 23rd we published a report that Kevin Shattenkirk and his agent were working on coming to the Rangers via trade. At that time a source based in the Hamptons where Shattenkirk spends time at during the summer, informed us that the defenseman’s agent was trying to maneuver a deal to the Rangers. Read more