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Turner Sports announces NHL game, studio teams for season

Sep. 14, 2021 16:29 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Liam McHugh, Keith Jones and Anson Carter are joining Turner Sports' NHL coverage, the network said Tuesday as it announced the rest of its coverage team for the upcoming season. McHugh and Jones come over from NBC, which will not be carrying NHL games...

Jimmy Vesey among 3 vets signed by Devils to tryout deals

Sep. 14, 2021 14:41 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Former New York Rangers forward Jim Vesey is among three players the New Jersey Devils have signed to tryout contracts. The Devils also announced Tuesday the signings of center Mark Jankowski and defenseman Tyler Wotherspoon. They will join the team...

Rod Gilbert, Hall of Famer for New York Rangers, dies at 80

Aug. 22, 2021 21:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Rod Gilbert, the Hall of Fame right wing who starred for the New York Rangers and helped Canada win the 1972 Summit Series, had died. He was 80. Gilbert's family confirmed the death to Rangers on Sunday. The team didn't provide details. ...

Rod Gilbert, Hall of Fame forward for New York Rangers, has died at 80

Aug. 22, 2021 20:18 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Rod Gilbert, Hall of Fame forward for New York Rangers, has died at 80.

"It's time": Star goaltender Henrik Lundqvist retires at 39

Aug. 20, 2021 17:07 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The King has called it a career. Henrik Lundqvist, one of the greatest goaltenders of his generation, announced his retirement Friday less than nine months after heart surgery. “It’s time,” the 39-year-old Lundqvist wrote in...

Rangers sign first-round draft pick F Brennan Othmann

Aug. 12, 2021 13:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers have agreed to terms with first-round draft pick Brennan Othmann on an entry-level contract. Rangers general manager Chris Drury announced the agreement with the Canadian forward Thursday without releasing details. ...

Winnipeg Jets avoid arbitration, sign Pionk to 4-year deal

Aug. 11, 2021 12:57 PM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The Winnipeg Jets have avoided arbitraton and signed defenseman Neal Pionk to a four-year contract worth roughly $23.5 million. The 26-year-old Pionk will earn about $5.8 million per year, the team said in a statement Wednesday. ...

In net: Rangers ink Shesterkin; Flyers, Caps re-sign goalies

Aug. 09, 2021 21:17 PM EDT

The New York Rangers locked up their goaltender of the future Monday by agreeing to re-sign Igor Shesterkin to a four-year $22.6 million contract. The 25-year-old Shesterkin was a restricted free agent who went 16-14-3 last season in taking over the starting duties...

Rangers, goaltender Igor Shesterkin have 4-year deal

Aug. 09, 2021 15:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers have an agreement with restricted free agent goaltender Igor Shesterkin on a four-year contract. Rangers general manager Chris Drury announced the deal on Monday without disclosing terms. Shesterkin appeared in...

Rangers agree to 1-year deals with Huska, Ronning, Gettinger

Aug. 06, 2021 12:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers have agreed to one-year contracts with restricted free agents Tim Gettinger, Adam Huska and Ty Ronning. General Manager Chris Drury announced the deals Friday with the two forwards and the goaltender who spent most of last season in...