Latest Chris Kreider News

Reaves, Fox score 2 each as Rangers beat Maple Leafs 6-3

Jan. 19, 2022 23:55 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Reaves is used to long scoring droughts during his 12-year career. He came through in a big way to end his latest one. Reaves scored his first two goals since joining the Rangers in the offseason, Adam Fox had two goals and an assist, and New York scored three...

All-Stars Kreider, Fox lead Rangers past Flyers 3-2

Jan. 15, 2022 22:16 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chris Kreider scored with 6:30 left, fellow All-Star Adam Fox had two assists and the New York Rangers beat the slumping Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 Saturday night. Mika Zibanejad and Filip Chytil also scored for the Metropolitan Division-leading Rangers, who have...

Rangers' Shesterkin shuts out Sharks 3-0 in return to lineup

Jan. 14, 2022 01:52 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Igor Shesterkin made 37 saves in his return from COVID-19 protocol, Braden Schneider scored in his NHL debut and the New York Rangers beat the San Jose Sharks 3-0 on Thursday night. “A lot of the credit has to go to Shesterkin,” acting Rangers coach Kris...

Ovechkin, McDavid, Draisaitl headline NHL All-Star roster

Jan. 13, 2022 19:16 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Washington star Alexander Ovechkin and high-scoring Edmonton teammates Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl headline the rosters for the NHL All-Star Weekend announced Thursday. Selected for the eighth time, Ovechkin led voting in the Metropolitan Division to earn the...

Kings hold off late charge by Rangers for 3-1 win

Jan. 11, 2022 02:24 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Phillip Danault, Blake Lizotte and Adrian Kempe scored, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the New York Rangers 3-1 Monday night. Trevor Moore had two assists and Cal Petersen made 22 saves for the Kings, who have won four of five. “You're either in...

Marchessault scores twice, Golden Knights beat Rangers 5-1

Jan. 07, 2022 01:56 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jonathan Marchessault scored twice, Robin Lehner made 18 saves in his first game in nearly three weeks and the Vegas Golden Knights defeated the New York Rangers 5-1 on Thursday night. Mark Stone, Mattias Janmark and Brett Howden also scored for the Golden Knights,...

Rangers sit atop NHL after Kreider, Strome help beat Oilers

Jan. 03, 2022 22:57 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Rangers coach Gerard Gallant was looking for a strong group effort against the Edmonton Oilers. He got that on Monday night, and now his team is sitting atop the NHL standings. Chris Kreider scored his 20th goal, Ryan Strome had a goal and two assists, and...

Zibanejad has hat trick as Rangers beat Lightning 4-0

Jan. 02, 2022 16:44 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Mika Zibanejad set up many of Chris Kreider's team-leading 19 goals this season. On Sunday, it was Kreider getting assists on each of Zibanejad's three scores. Zibanejad had his eighth career hat trick, Igor Shesterkin stopped 38 shots for his second shutout of the...

Weegar, Verhaeghe help rally Panthers past Rangers 4-3

Dec. 29, 2021 23:28 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — MacKenzie Weegar, Carter Verhaeghe and Anthony Duclair scored in the third period to rally the Florida Panthers past the New York Rangers 4-3 on Wednesday night as both teams returned from an extended holiday break. Artemi Panarin and Mika Zibanejad each had a...

Marchessault lifts Golden Knights past Rangers, 3-2 in SO

Dec. 17, 2021 23:16 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathan Marchessault scored in the third round of the shootout and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the New York Rangers 3-2 Friday night for their season-high fourth straight victory. Brett Howden had a goal and an assist and Dylan Coghlan also scored in regulation...