9-6-2009 Petr Prucha frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Petr Prucha was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 279 NHL games during his career, notching 54 goals and adding 34 assists along with 276 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 8+6=14 with 98 PIM.


8-6-2009 Andrej Sekera uncertain about future
Andrej Sekera wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

6-6-2009 Brandon Dubinsky frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Brandon Dubinsky feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Brandon Dubinsky was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 2nd round of the 2004 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old left wing has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season. He has played 82 games with the Hartford Wolfpack this season, totalling 19+21=40 with 12 PIM.


1-6-2009 European players signing window
European players must be signed to contract during the off-season, between June and August. No european is allowed to sign an NHL contract after the european leagues start in September.

14-5-2009 Petr Prucha frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Petr Prucha was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 279 NHL games during his career, notching 54 goals and adding 34 assists along with 276 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 8+6=14 with 98 PIM.


11-5-2009 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 52 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 10 assists along with 24 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 52 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 2+10=12 with 24 PIM.


10-5-2009 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 52 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 10 assists along with 24 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 52 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 2+10=12 with 24 PIM.


9-5-2009 Jiri Hudler frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Jiri Hudler feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jiri Hudler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 258 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 76 assists along with 150 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 17+20=37 with 36 PIM.


8-5-2009 Petr Prucha frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Petr Prucha was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 279 NHL games during his career, notching 54 goals and adding 34 assists along with 276 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 8+6=14 with 98 PIM.


5-5-2009 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 181 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 18 assists along with 182 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 7+6=13 with 62 PIM.


2-5-2009 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 181 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 18 assists along with 182 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 7+6=13 with 62 PIM.


29-4-2009 Brandon Dubinsky uncertain about future
Brandon Dubinsky wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

24-4-2009 Petr Prucha frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Petr Prucha was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 279 NHL games during his career, notching 54 goals and adding 34 assists along with 276 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 8+6=14 with 98 PIM.


25-4-2009 NHL nominates players for NHL Awards
The NHL has released the annual list of award nominees. For each category in which the winner is voted, there are three nominees. The annual NHL Awards Ceremony is held right after the Stanley Cup Finals.

Here are the candidates for season 2008-09:

Jack Adams Award
1. , Nottingham Panthers (ANA)
2. , Nottingham Panthers (ANA)
3. , Nottingham Panthers (ANA)
Annual award given to the NHL coach adjudged to have contributed the most to his team's success

Calder Memorial Trophy
1. Devin Setoguchi, San Jose Sharks
2. Francois Bouchard, Washington Capitals
3. Peter Mueller, Phoenix Coyotes
Annual award given to the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition in the National Hockey League

Hart Memorial Trophy
1. Corey Perry, Anaheim Mighty Ducks
2. Mike Fisher, Phoenix Coyotes
3. Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins
Annual award given to the player judged to be the most valuable to his team

Lady Byng Memorial Trophy
1. Mikko Koivu, Minnesota Wild
2. Ilya Kovalchuk, Atlanta Thrashers
3. Pavol Demitra, Chicago Blackhawks
Annual award given to the player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability

James Norris Memorial Trophy
1. Christian Ehrhoff, San Jose Sharks
2. Nicklas Lidstrom, Pittsburgh Penguins
3. Scott Niedermayer, Anaheim Mighty Ducks
Annual award given to the defense player who demonstrates throughout the season the greatest all-round ability in the position

Frank J. Selke Trophy
1. Mikko Koivu, Minnesota Wild
2. Ryan Getzlaf, Anaheim Mighty Ducks
3. Milan Lucic, Boston Bruins
Annual award given to the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game



20-4-2009 Karel Rachunek frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Karel Rachunek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Karel Rachunek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 9th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 504 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 174 assists along with 329 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 3+21=24 with 42 PIM.


18-4-2009 praises Justin Shultz
New York Rangers head coach has praised young defenseman Justin Shultz in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Justin Shultz has played 54 games with Ilves Tampere this season, collecting 11+18=29 with 70 PIM.


18-4-2009 New York Rangers players selected to World Championships
World Championships in icehockey are about to start. The following players from New York Rangers have been selected to represent their countries:

-Tomas Vokoun (CZE)
-Ruslan Yanovski (RUS)
-Lukas Zeliska (SVK)
-Juris Stals (LAT)
-Radek Martinek (CZE)
-Martin Erat (CZE)
-Alex Bourret (CAN)
-Rafael Rotter (AUT)

Altough invited to the team, the following players refused to participate due to miscellaneous reasons:
-Roman Hamrlik(CZE)
-Radek Bonk(CZE)
-Karel Rachunek(CZE)
-Martin Straka(CZE)
-Petr Tenkrat(CZE)
-Brodie Dupont(CAN)
-Lauri Korpikoski(FIN)
-Brandon Dubinsky(USA)
-Robert Lang(CZE)
-Jaromir Jagr(CZE)
-Hugh Jessiman(USA)
-Bobby Sanguinetti(USA)
-Marek Malik(CZE)
-Jakub Kindl(CZE)
-Andrej Sekera(SVK)
-Ales Kotalik(CZE)
-Ondrej Pavelec(CZE)
-Petr Prucha(CZE)
-Artem Anisimov(RUS)
-Jaroslav Spacek(CZE)
-Jiri Hudler(CZE)
-Cal O'Reilly(CAN)
-Erik Karlsson(CZE)
-Ryan Callahan(USA)


17-4-2009 Karel Rachunek frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Karel Rachunek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Karel Rachunek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 9th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 504 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 174 assists along with 329 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 3+21=24 with 42 PIM.


16-4-2009 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 181 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 18 assists along with 182 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 7+6=13 with 62 PIM.


14-4-2009 Team captain meets with Robert Lang
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Robert Lang after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Robert Lang as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

12-4-2009 Team captain meets with Jaroslav Spacek
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Jaroslav Spacek after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Jaroslav Spacek as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

11-4-2009 Ales Kotalik frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ales Kotalik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Ales Kotalik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 471 NHL games during his career, notching 125 goals and adding 136 assists along with 455 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 82 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 17+17=34 with 106 PIM.


10-4-2009 Team captain meets with Vaclav Varada
Following the team's recent 6-2 loss at Pittsburgh Penguins on 6-4-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Vaclav Varada were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jaromir Jagr

9-4-2009 Team captain meets with Robert Lang
Following the team's recent 6-2 loss at Pittsburgh Penguins on 6-4-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Robert Lang did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Jaromir Jagr

9-4-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 37 games without a goal. Roman Hamrlik has played 24 games without a goal. Tomas Vokoun has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games. Karel Rachunek has played 42 games without a goal. Robert Lang is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Jaromir Jagr has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Petr Prucha has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Marc Staal is sliding on a 22 game streak without registering a single point. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Dan Girardi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 27 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Ryan Callahan remains sidelined with wrist injury.



6-4-2009 Ryan Callahan resumes light training.
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan has resumed light training after his wrist injury and is listed day to day.

6-4-2009 Martin Erat reaches career high !
Martin Erat marked a new career high in assists with 48 assists after assisting in tonights game against Pittsburgh Penguins on a goal by Martin Straka. I've been fortunate enough to play with many great players and I could not have done it without them, our record breaker told a Hockey Night in Canada reporter.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 507 NHL games during his career, notching 120 goals and adding 235 assists along with 374 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 80 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 24+48=72 with 64 PIM.


6-4-2009 Ryan Callahan injured.
Ryan Callahan (NYR) suffered wrist injury during the game in an incident with Nicklas Lidstrom (PIT). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. Of course, spending a week or so nursing your injury can take you off your game, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

5-4-2009 Team captain meets with Chris Holt
Following the team's recent 1-3 loss against Tampa Bay Lightning on 3-4-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Chris Holt did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Jaromir Jagr

3-4-2009 Team captain meets with Karel Rachunek
Following the team's recent 1-3 loss against Tampa Bay Lightning on 3-4-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Karel Rachunek were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jaromir Jagr

2-4-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jaromir Jagr is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Martin Erat is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 35 games without a goal. Roman Hamrlik has played 22 games without a goal. Karel Rachunek has played 40 games without a goal. Robert Lang is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Marc Staal is sliding on a 20 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Callahan has lost his sights and is now 27 games without a goal. Dan Girardi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 25 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-4-2009 Team captain meets with Jiri Hudler
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Jiri Hudler after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Jiri Hudler as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

1-4-2009 Vaclav Varada reaches career high !
Vaclav Varada marked a new career high in goals with 11 tallies after scoring in tonights game against New York Islanders on a feed by Ryan Callahan. As long as the team wins I'm happy. The personal records don't mean anything to me if they aren't a part of winning the Cup, he declared after viewing the replay of the goal.

A native of Czech, Vaclav Varada was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 4th round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 735 NHL games during his career, notching 86 goals and adding 165 assists along with 639 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 78 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 11+13=24 with 68 PIM.


31-3-2009 Team captain meets with Radek Martinek
Following the team's recent 3-2 win against Dallas Stars on 29-3-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Radek Martinek did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Jaromir Jagr

28-3-2009 Team captain clashes with Roman Hamrlik
Team captain Jaromir Jagr finally broke the silence in the locker room today when he pointed out the less than stellar play of Roman Hamrlik. If he wants to play for this team, he should be ready to chip in, said the team captain.

26-3-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Erat is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Matt Beleskey is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Artem Anisimov is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Roman Hamrlik has played 19 games without a goal. Karel Rachunek has played 37 games without a goal. Martin Straka has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Marc Staal is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Callahan is sliding on a 24 game streak without registering a single point. Dan Girardi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



25-3-2009 praises Fabrice Paquette
New York Rangers head coach has praised young goaltender Fabrice Paquette in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

24-3-2009 Team captain meets with Martin Straka
Following the team's recent 5-3 loss at San Jose Sharks on 23-3-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Martin Straka did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Jaromir Jagr

20-3-2009 Ryan Hillier resumes full training.
Hartford Wolfpack left wing Ryan Hillier has resumed full training after his injury.

19-3-2009 Team captain meets with Ryan Callahan
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Ryan Callahan after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Ryan Callahan as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

19-3-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 29 games without a goal. Roman Hamrlik has played 16 games without a goal. Radek Bonk is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Karel Rachunek is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jiri Hudler is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Martin Erat is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Petr Prucha has lost his sights and is now 20 games without a goal. Ryan Callahan is sliding on a 21 game streak without registering a single point. Dan Girardi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-3-2009 Ruslan Yanovski resumes full training.
Hartford Wolfpack center Ruslan Yanovski has resumed full training after his injury.

16-3-2009 Team captain meets with Matt Beleskey
Following the team's recent 3-5 win at Edmonton Oilers on 16-3-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Matt Beleskey did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Jaromir Jagr

16-3-2009 Jiri Hudler reaches career high !
Jiri Hudler marked a new career high in goals with 16 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Edmonton Oilers on a feed by Martin Straka. Hopefully one day this puck will end up in the Hall of Fame, he commented and was all smiles.

A native of Czech, Jiri Hudler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 247 NHL games during his career, notching 46 goals and adding 73 assists along with 146 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 71 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 16+17=33 with 32 PIM.


16-3-2009 Ryan Hillier injured.
Ryan Hillier of Hartford Wolfpack suffered knee injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It is just a minor bump, he said after the game.

15-3-2009 Martin Erat frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Martin Erat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 498 NHL games during his career, notching 115 goals and adding 231 assists along with 370 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 71 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 19+44=63 with 60 PIM.


14-3-2009 Media attacks the New York Rangers
The media is disappointed by the team's 6 game losing streak. Most of the critic is addressed to the work of general manager NYR and headcoach

14-3-2009 Media criticises the New York Rangers
It isn't the happiest time for the New York Rangers as they are on a 12 game winless streak. New York Rangers coach had little to say about the way things are going: I don't know. Nothing seems to work...

14-3-2009 Ruslan Yanovski injured.
Ruslan Yanovski of Hartford Wolfpack suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Lowell Devils. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . If it was up to me I would have finished the game, but they want to be careful about this kind of injury, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

12-3-2009 Team captain meets with Martin Erat
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Martin Erat after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Martin Erat as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

12-3-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Jaromir Jagr is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Vaclav Varada is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 26 games without a goal. Roman Hamrlik has played 13 games without a goal. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Karel Rachunek has played 31 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Martin Erat has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Petr Prucha is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Callahan is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Dan Girardi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-3-2009 Media criticises the New York Rangers
We dug ourselves in a hole... commented New York Rangers GM after today's game against the Ottawa Senators. This brings their current streak to 11 games winless.

8-3-2009 Ales Kotalik frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ales Kotalik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Ales Kotalik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 457 NHL games during his career, notching 122 goals and adding 135 assists along with 441 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 68 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 14+16=30 with 92 PIM.


6-3-2009 Martin Straka reaches a milestone !
Martin Straka scored the 800th point of his career in tonight's game against the Calgary Flames on a goal by Jakub Kindl. Wow, I feel good about it...I guess, was the comment released to the press after the game..

A native of Czech, Martin Straka was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 1992 entry draft. He has appeared in 1042 NHL games during his career, notching 285 goals and adding 515 assists along with 506 penalty minutes. The 36 year old center has played 66 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 22+34=56 with 54 PIM.


5-3-2009 Team captain clashes with Ales Kotalik
Team captain Jaromir Jagr finally broke the silence in the locker room today when he pointed out the less than stellar play of Ales Kotalik. If he wants to play for this team, he should be ready to chip in, said the team captain.

5-3-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 22 games without a goal. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Karel Rachunek has played 27 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Martin Erat has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Petr Prucha is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Callahan is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Dan Girardi has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-3-2009 Team captain meets with Jiri Hudler
Following the team's recent 1-1 tie against New York Islanders on 2-3-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Jiri Hudler did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Jaromir Jagr

3-3-2009 Team captain meets with Petr Prucha
Following the team's recent 1-1 tie against New York Islanders on 2-3-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Petr Prucha did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Jaromir Jagr

3-3-2009 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 52 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 10 assists along with 24 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 52 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 2+10=12 with 24 PIM.


3-3-2009 Martin Erat resumes full training.
New York Rangers left wing Martin Erat has resumed full training after his wrist injury.

2-3-2009 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 164 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 16 assists along with 168 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 65 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 7+4=11 with 48 PIM.


2-3-2009 Martin Erat injured.
Martin Erat (NYR) suffered wrist injury during the game in an incident with Rhett Warrener (NYI). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. Sometimes you just have bad luck and get knocked around, he said in a TV interview.

28-2-2009 Dan Girardi speaks up.
Dan Girardi is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 4 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

27-2-2009 Jiri Hudler frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Jiri Hudler feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jiri Hudler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 239 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 72 assists along with 144 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 63 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 15+16=31 with 30 PIM.


27-2-2009 Hugh Jessiman frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Hugh Jessiman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Hugh Jessiman was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season. He has played 63 games with the Hartford Wolfpack this season, totalling 38+16=54 with 44 PIM.


26-2-2009 Team captain meets with Matt Beleskey
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Matt Beleskey after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Matt Beleskey as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

26-2-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jaromir Jagr is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Martin Erat is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 19 games without a goal. Tomas Vokoun has been chilly and allowed 15 goals in 3 games. Karel Rachunek has played 24 games without a goal. Martin Straka is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Petr Prucha is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Callahan is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



24-2-2009 Team captain meets with Vaclav Varada
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Vaclav Varada after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Vaclav Varada as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

24-2-2009 Ales Kotalik frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ales Kotalik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Ales Kotalik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 451 NHL games during his career, notching 121 goals and adding 135 assists along with 435 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 62 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 13+16=29 with 86 PIM.


22-2-2009 Radek Bonk reaches a milestone !
Radek Bonk scored the 500th point of his career in tonight's game against the Los Angeles Kings on a feed by Matt Beleskey. The puck has been bouncing for me lately, the happy player said in a hockey magazine.

A native of Czech, Radek Bonk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 974 NHL games during his career, notching 192 goals and adding 308 assists along with 725 penalty minutes. The 33 year old center has played 60 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 5+7=12 with 68 PIM.


21-2-2009 Dan Girardi resumes full training.
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi has resumed full training after his wrist injury.

20-2-2009 Ales Kotalik frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ales Kotalik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Ales Kotalik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 449 NHL games during his career, notching 121 goals and adding 135 assists along with 431 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 60 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 13+16=29 with 82 PIM.


19-2-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Jiri Hudler is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 16 games without a goal. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 21 games without a goal. Karel Rachunek has played 21 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Petr Prucha has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Ryan Callahan has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

Dan Girardi remains sidelined with wrist injury.



17-2-2009 Hugh Jessiman frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Hugh Jessiman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Hugh Jessiman was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season. He has played 59 games with the Hartford Wolfpack this season, totalling 34+14=48 with 44 PIM.


17-2-2009 Jaromir Jagr reaches a milestone !
Jaromir Jagr scored the 700th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Carolina Hurricanes on a feed by Martin Straka. I just feel so happy now, this comes at a good time for me, he said to the press.

A native of Czech, Jaromir Jagr was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 1331 NHL games during his career, notching 700 goals and adding 952 assists along with 1087 penalty minutes. The 37 year old right wing has played 58 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 25+19=44 with 98 PIM.


16-2-2009 Dan Girardi resumes light training.
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi has resumed light training after his wrist injury and is listed day to day.

15-2-2009 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 52 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 10 assists along with 24 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 52 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 2+10=12 with 24 PIM.


15-2-2009 Team captain meets with Matt Beleskey
Following the team's recent 4-1 loss at Washington Capitals on 15-2-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Matt Beleskey were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jaromir Jagr

12-2-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jaroslav Spacek is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Martin Straka is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Jaromir Jagr is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Karel Rachunek has played 17 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Dan Girardi remains sidelined with wrist injury.



10-2-2009 Team captain meets with Ryan Callahan
Following the team's recent 4-1 loss at New York Islanders on 10-2-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Ryan Callahan did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Jaromir Jagr

8-2-2009 Robert Lang reaches a milestone !
Robert Lang notched the 400th assist of his career in tonight's game against the Philadelphia Flyers on a goal by Jiri Hudler. It's a joy to be playing with these guys, they are the best teammates anyone could have, the player said in an interview..

A native of Czech, Robert Lang was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 7th round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 932 NHL games during his career, notching 234 goals and adding 400 assists along with 332 penalty minutes. The 38 year old center has played 54 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 5+6=11 with 16 PIM.


6-2-2009 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 153 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 16 assists along with 164 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 54 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 7+4=11 with 44 PIM.


5-2-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Jaromir Jagr is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Martin Erat is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Vaclav Varada is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tomas Vokoun has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Karel Rachunek has played 14 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Petr Prucha is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Dan Girardi remains sidelined with wrist injury.



1-2-2009 Ales Kotalik frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ales Kotalik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Ales Kotalik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 441 NHL games during his career, notching 121 goals and adding 133 assists along with 411 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 52 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 13+14=27 with 62 PIM.


1-2-2009 Dan Girardi injured.
Dan Girardi (NYR) suffered wrist injury during the game in an incident with Branislav Mezei (FLA). He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month. Well, there's not much I can say, it happens, the injured player commented.

1-2-2009 Board considering budget
The board of owners is considering about increasing your player budget because of your good financial record. If the good financial record is kept until the end of the season, your player budget might be increased.

30-1-2009 Team captain meets with Jiri Hudler
Following the team's recent 2-3 loss against Vancouver Canucks on 30-1-2009, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Jiri Hudler did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Jaromir Jagr

29-1-2009 Martin Erat frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Martin Erat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 477 NHL games during his career, notching 110 goals and adding 218 assists along with 356 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 50 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 14+31=45 with 46 PIM.


29-1-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Erat is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Karel Rachunek has played 11 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Petr Prucha is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Callahan has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



28-1-2009 Team captain meets with Jaroslav Spacek
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Jaroslav Spacek after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Jaroslav Spacek as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

27-1-2009 Media criticises the New York Rangers
The New York Rangers are stumbling in a 5 game winless streak. New York Rangers center Artem Anisimov commented about their recent play: We don't even want to think about it anymore. We need to find our game and get out of this.

25-1-2009 Jiri Hudler frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Jiri Hudler feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jiri Hudler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 223 NHL games during his career, notching 43 goals and adding 68 assists along with 130 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 47 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 13+12=25 with 16 PIM.


24-1-2009 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 146 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 16 assists along with 158 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 47 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 6+4=10 with 38 PIM.


23-1-2009 Robert Lang injured.
Robert Lang (NYR) suffered thigh injury during the game in an incident with Fredrik Modin (CGY). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I should be back in the lineup soon, it doesn't feel that serious, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

22-1-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jaroslav Spacek is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Roman Hamrlik is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Karel Rachunek is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Martin Straka is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Martin Erat is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Marc Staal is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Artem Anisimov is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Petr Prucha has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-1-2009 New York Rangers players named to All-Star Game
The following players from New York Rangers were named to this year's All-Star Game:
-Tomas Vokoun


16-1-2009 Team captain meets with Jiri Hudler
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Jiri Hudler after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Jiri Hudler as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

16-1-2009 Ruslan Yanovski resumes full training.
Hartford Wolfpack center Ruslan Yanovski has resumed full training after his injury.

15-1-2009 Petr Prucha frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Petr Prucha was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 239 NHL games during his career, notching 52 goals and adding 32 assists along with 224 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 42 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 6+4=10 with 46 PIM.


15-1-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Roman Hamrlik is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak. Martin Straka is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Jaromir Jagr is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Martin Erat is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 16 games without a goal. Tomas Vokoun has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Ryan Callahan has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



15-1-2009 Ryan Russell resumes full training.
Hartford Wolfpack center Ryan Russell has resumed full training after his injury.

14-1-2009 Lukas Zeliska resumes full training.
Hartford Wolfpack center Lukas Zeliska has resumed full training after his injury.

14-1-2009 Ruslan Yanovski injured.
Ruslan Yanovski of Hartford Wolfpack suffered head injury during tonights minorleague game against the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Nothing serious, but I do remember who hit me and caused the injury, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

13-1-2009 Team captain clashes with Radek Bonk
Team captain Jaromir Jagr finally broke the silence in the locker room today when he pointed out the poor play of Radek Bonk. In this team, you have to do your part. It's not like your playing out there just for yourself, said the team captain.

12-1-2009 Ryan Russell injured.
Ryan Russell of Hartford Wolfpack suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It is just a minor bump, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

10-1-2009 Petr Prucha frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Petr Prucha was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 237 NHL games during his career, notching 52 goals and adding 32 assists along with 220 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 40 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 6+4=10 with 42 PIM.


10-1-2009 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 40 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 9 assists along with 20 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 40 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 2+9=11 with 20 PIM.


9-1-2009 Team captain clashes with Jaroslav Spacek
Team captain Jaromir Jagr finally broke the silence in the locker room today when he pointed out the less than stellar play of Jaroslav Spacek. If he wants to play for this team, he should be ready to chip in, said the team captain.

9-1-2009 praises Justin Shultz
New York Rangers head coach has praised young defenseman Justin Shultz in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Justin Shultz has played 27 games with Ilves Tampere this season, collecting 4+8=12 with 36 PIM.


9-1-2009 Lukas Zeliska resumes light training.
Hartford Wolfpack center Lukas Zeliska has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

8-1-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Vaclav Varada is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Martin Straka is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 13 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Petr Prucha has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-1-2009 Greg Beller resumes full training.
Hartford Wolfpack left wing Greg Beller has resumed full training after his injury.

6-1-2009 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 137 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 15 assists along with 154 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 38 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 5+3=8 with 34 PIM.


5-1-2009 Hugh Jessiman frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Hugh Jessiman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Hugh Jessiman was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season. He has played 38 games with the Hartford Wolfpack this season, totalling 24+11=35 with 34 PIM.


3-1-2009 Zdenek Bahensky uncertain about future
Zdenek Bahensky wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

2-1-2009 New York Rangers players selected to World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships (U-20) in icehockey are about to start. The following players from New York Rangers organization have been selected to represent their countries:

-Milan Jurík (SVK)
-Colby Cohen (USA)


2-1-2009 Greg Beller resumes light training.
Hartford Wolfpack left wing Greg Beller has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

2-1-2009 Martin Straka reaches a milestone !
Martin Straka notched the 500th assist of his career in tonight's game against the Montreal Canadiens on a goal by Dan Girardi. We were playing our game tonight and I just happened to be in the right place at the right time, he commented to the media..

A native of Czech, Martin Straka was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 1992 entry draft. He has appeared in 1013 NHL games during his career, notching 272 goals and adding 500 assists along with 490 penalty minutes. The 36 year old center has played 37 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 9+19=28 with 38 PIM.


2-1-2009 Greg Beller injured.
Greg Beller of Hartford Wolfpack suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Quebec Citadelles. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Hopefully i will return sometime next week, and help my team win, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

1-1-2009 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Ales Kotalik is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jiri Hudler is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Martin Erat is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Ryan Callahan is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 11 games without a goal. Karel Rachunek has played 20 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 23 games without a goal. Jaromir Jagr has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Petr Prucha is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-12-2008 Team captain meets with Ryan Callahan
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Ryan Callahan after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Ryan Callahan as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

26-12-2008 Team captain clashes with Radek Bonk
A shouting match erupted in the New York Rangers locker room after the 4-1 loss at New Jersey Devils on 26-12-2008. Team captain Jaromir Jagr apparently tried to have some words with Radek Bonk whose play has not been up to par recently. In response, the slumping center stormed out, slamming the door.

26-12-2008 Lukas Zeliska injured.
Lukas Zeliska of Hartford Wolfpack suffered groin injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . There's no operation necessary. It's a third-degree separation. We'll know better in a couple of days how bad it really is and go from there, were his words after the game.

25-12-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Artem Anisimov is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Vaclav Varada is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Radek Bonk is sliding on a 16 game streak without registering a single point. Karel Rachunek has played 17 games without a goal. Martin Straka has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 20 games without a goal. Jaromir Jagr has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Martin Erat has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Petr Prucha has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



24-12-2008 Team captain meets with Artem Anisimov
Following the team's recent 1-3 loss against New York Islanders on 23-12-2008, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Artem Anisimov were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jaromir Jagr

18-12-2008 Team captain meets with Karel Rachunek
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Karel Rachunek after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Karel Rachunek as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

18-12-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jiri Hudler is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Vaclav Varada is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tomas Vokoun has been chilly and allowed 13 goals in 3 games. Radek Bonk is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Karel Rachunek has played 14 games without a goal. Martin Straka is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Jaromir Jagr has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Martin Erat has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Petr Prucha has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Ryan Callahan is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-12-2008 Team captain meets with Martin Straka
Following the team's recent 3-5 win at Minnesota Wild on 14-12-2008, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Martin Straka were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jaromir Jagr

14-12-2008 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 29 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 7 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 29 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+7=7 with 16 PIM.


13-12-2008 Team captain meets with Jiri Hudler
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Jiri Hudler after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Jiri Hudler as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

11-12-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Roman Hamrlik has played 16 games without a goal. Radek Bonk is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Karel Rachunek has played 11 games without a goal. Robert Lang is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Ryan Callahan is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



10-12-2008 Media attacks the New York Rangers
The media is disappointed by the team's 6 game losing streak. Most of the critic is addressed to the work of general manager NYR and headcoach

9-12-2008 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 126 NHL games during his career, notching 14 goals and adding 13 assists along with 142 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 27 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 3+1=4 with 22 PIM.


7-12-2008 Petr Prucha resumes full training.
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha has resumed full training after his chest injury.

6-12-2008 Hugh Jessiman frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Hugh Jessiman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Hugh Jessiman was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season. He has played 27 games with the Hartford Wolfpack this season, totalling 19+9=28 with 22 PIM.


6-12-2008 Petr Prucha injured.
Petr Prucha (NYR) suffered chest injury during the game in an incident with Jarome Iginla (WSH). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. They just want to be careful after what happened to me last time. I'll dress for tomorrows practice, then it's up to the coaching staff, he commented to the media.

4-12-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Roman Hamrlik has played 14 games without a goal. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Callahan has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-12-2008 Martin Erat frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Martin Erat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 453 NHL games during his career, notching 104 goals and adding 203 assists along with 322 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 26 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 8+16=24 with 12 PIM.


2-12-2008 Bruce Graham uncertain about future
Bruce Graham wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

1-12-2008 Team captain meets with Chris Holt
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Chris Holt after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Chris Holt as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

27-11-2008 Jiri Hudler frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Jiri Hudler feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jiri Hudler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 202 NHL games during his career, notching 37 goals and adding 64 assists along with 124 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 26 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 7+8=15 with 10 PIM.


27-11-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Roman Hamrlik has played 14 games without a goal. Tomas Vokoun has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Callahan has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



25-11-2008 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 26 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 6 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 26 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+6=6 with 12 PIM.


24-11-2008 Karel Rachunek frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Karel Rachunek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Karel Rachunek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 9th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 447 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 161 assists along with 303 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 25 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 2+8=10 with 16 PIM.


23-11-2008 Jiri Hudler frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Jiri Hudler feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jiri Hudler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 200 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 64 assists along with 124 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 24 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 6+8=14 with 10 PIM.


21-11-2008 Team captain meets with Ryan Callahan
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Ryan Callahan after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Ryan Callahan as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

20-11-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Erat is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 23 games without a goal. Roman Hamrlik has played 11 games without a goal. Tomas Vokoun has been chilly and allowed 13 goals in 3 games. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jakub Kindl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Ryan Callahan has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-11-2008 Cal O'Reilly resumes full training.
Hartford Wolfpack center Cal O'Reilly has resumed full training after his injury.

13-11-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Ales Kotalik is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 20 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-11-2008 Cal O'Reilly resumes light training.
Hartford Wolfpack center Cal O'Reilly has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

10-11-2008 Ales Kotalik frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ales Kotalik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Ales Kotalik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 408 NHL games during his career, notching 114 goals and adding 127 assists along with 381 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 19 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 6+8=14 with 32 PIM.


10-11-2008 Martin Erat reaches a milestone !
Martin Erat scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the Atlanta Thrashers on a goal by Jaromir Jagr. This one is for the fans who are paying my salary, the happy player said in a hockey magazine..

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 445 NHL games during his career, notching 102 goals and adding 198 assists along with 314 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 18 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 6+11=17 with 4 PIM.


8-11-2008 Karel Rachunek frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Karel Rachunek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Karel Rachunek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 9th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 440 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 160 assists along with 301 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 18 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 2+7=9 with 14 PIM.


8-11-2008 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 18 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 5 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 18 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+5=5 with 8 PIM.


7-11-2008 Ryan Russell resumes full training.
Hartford Wolfpack center Ryan Russell has resumed full training after his injury.

6-11-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jaromir Jagr is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Ales Kotalik is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Jiri Hudler is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Martin Erat is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Marc Staal is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Artem Anisimov is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 18 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Petr Prucha has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Jakub Kindl remains sidelined with knee injury.



6-11-2008 Jakub Kindl resumes full training.
New York Rangers defenseman Jakub Kindl has resumed full training after his knee injury.

6-11-2008 Cal O'Reilly injured.
Cal O'Reilly of Hartford Wolfpack suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . You never expect an injury like this to happen, but it does, he said in a TV interview.

2-11-2008 Ryan Russell resumes light training.
Hartford Wolfpack center Ryan Russell has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

1-11-2008 Jakub Kindl resumes light training.
New York Rangers defenseman Jakub Kindl has resumed light training after his knee injury and is listed day to day.

30-10-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Karel Rachunek is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Ales Kotalik is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Martin Erat is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Marc Staal is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Artem Anisimov is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 15 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Petr Prucha has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Ryan Callahan has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Jakub Kindl remains sidelined with knee injury.



26-10-2008 Martin Erat frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Martin Erat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 440 NHL games during his career, notching 101 goals and adding 193 assists along with 314 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 13 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 5+6=11 with 4 PIM.


26-10-2008 Ryan Russell injured.
Ryan Russell of Hartford Wolfpack suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I wish I could contribute, but I'll be out of action for awhile. Hopefully some of the others can step up their play a bit in the meantime, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

26-10-2008 Martin Straka injured.
Martin Straka (NYR) suffered leg injury during the game in an incident with Dustin Penner (ANA). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I may be out of the line up for the next game just as a precaution, but I don't think it's anything serious, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

25-10-2008 Martin Erat frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Martin Erat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 439 NHL games during his career, notching 100 goals and adding 193 assists along with 312 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 12 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 4+6=10 with 2 PIM.


23-10-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Roman Hamrlik is looking good with 6 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has played 12 games without a goal. Radek Bonk is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Karel Rachunek has played 12 games without a goal. Martin Straka has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Robert Lang has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Martin Erat is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Ryan Callahan is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Jakub Kindl remains sidelined with knee injury.



22-10-2008 Petr Prucha frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Petr Prucha was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 208 NHL games during his career, notching 49 goals and adding 30 assists along with 192 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 11 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 3+2=5 with 14 PIM.


21-10-2008 Team captain meets with Radek Bonk
Following the team's recent 3-1 win against Los Angeles Kings on 21-10-2008, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Radek Bonk did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Jaromir Jagr

21-10-2008 Martin Erat reaches a milestone !
Martin Erat scored the 100th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Los Angeles Kings on a feed by Vaclav Varada. I'm just happy to be playing the game, he commented after giving the puck to a fan.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 437 NHL games during his career, notching 100 goals and adding 193 assists along with 312 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 10 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 4+6=10 with 2 PIM.


20-10-2008 Karel Rachunek frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Karel Rachunek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Karel Rachunek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 9th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 432 NHL games during his career, notching 27 goals and adding 156 assists along with 295 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 10 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 8 PIM.


18-10-2008 Hugh Jessiman frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Hugh Jessiman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Hugh Jessiman was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season. He has played 9 games with the Hartford Wolfpack this season, totalling 6+7=13 with 12 PIM.


17-10-2008 Team captain meets with Jaroslav Spacek
Following the team's recent 4-3 loss at Dallas Stars on 17-10-2008, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Jaroslav Spacek were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jaromir Jagr

16-10-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Jaromir Jagr is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak. Jiri Hudler is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Martin Erat is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Jakub Kindl remains sidelined with knee injury.



15-10-2008 Jiri Hudler frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Jiri Hudler feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jiri Hudler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 184 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 60 assists along with 118 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 8 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 4 PIM.


14-10-2008 Team captain meets with Radek Bonk
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Radek Bonk after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Radek Bonk as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

13-10-2008 Martin Straka resumes light training.
New York Rangers center Martin Straka has resumed light training after his leg injury and is listed day to day.

13-10-2008 Martin Straka injured.
Martin Straka (NYR) suffered leg injury during the game in an incident with Peter Forsberg (NAS). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. It will hard to watch from the stands for a week, he commented to the press.

9-10-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Roman Hamrlik is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Martin Straka is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Jaromir Jagr is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Martin Erat is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jiri Hudler has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Ryan Callahan has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Chris Holt hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

Jakub Kindl remains sidelined with knee injury.



8-10-2008 Team captain meets with Vaclav Varada
Following the team's recent 4-2 win against Ottawa Senators on 8-10-2008, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Vaclav Varada did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Jaromir Jagr

8-10-2008 Team captain meets with Dan Girardi
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Dan Girardi after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Dan Girardi as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

8-10-2008 Roman Hamrlik reaches a milestone !
Roman Hamrlik notched the 400th assist of his career in tonight's game against the Ottawa Senators on a goal by Jaromir Jagr. Awesome, even more so because the game was televised, he said at the post-game press conference..

A native of Czech, Roman Hamrlik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 1992 entry draft. He has appeared in 1081 NHL games during his career, notching 143 goals and adding 400 assists along with 1213 penalty minutes. The 34 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


5-10-2008 Team captain meets with Jiri Hudler
Following the team's recent 1-2 loss against Pittsburgh Penguins on 5-10-2008, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Jiri Hudler were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jaromir Jagr

3-10-2008 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


3-10-2008 Team captain meets with Matt Beleskey
Team captain Jaromir Jagr called a short meeting with Matt Beleskey after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Matt Beleskey as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

2-10-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Jakub Kindl remains sidelined with knee injury.



30-9-2008 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Roberto LuongoA-A-A-29Vancouver Canucks
Martin BrodeurA-BA-36New Jersey Devils
Henrik LundqvistA-A-A-26Montreal Canadiens
Marc-Andre FleuryA-A-B23Pittsburgh Penguins
Nikolai KhabibulinBB-B35Toronto Maple Leafs
Miikka KiprusoffBBB31Calgary Flames
Kari LehtonenA-A-B24Atlanta Thrashers
Ryan MillerBBB28Toronto Maple Leafs
Pekka RinneA-A-B25Ottawa Senators
Ilya BryzgalovBBB28Detroit Red Wings
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Nicklas LidstromBA-A-38Pittsburgh Penguins
Scott NiedermayerBB-B35Anaheim Ducks
Zdeno CharaB-A-B-31Boston Bruins
Chris ProngerB-A-B-33Detroit Red Wings
Dion PhaneufB-A-B-23Calgary Flames
Ryan SuterB-BB-23Nashville Predators
Dmitri KalininB-B-B-28San Jose Sharks
Rob BlakeB-B-B-38Los Angeles Kings
Tomas KaberleB-B-B-30New Jersey Devils
Christian EhrhoffB-BB-26San Jose Sharks
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Rick NashA-A-A-24Columbus Blue Jackets
Ilya KovalchukA-B-B25Atlanta Thrashers
Marian GaborikAB-B26Chicago Blackhawks
Teemu SelanneBB-B38Anaheim Ducks
Mike KnubleBB-B36Washington Capitals
Patrik EliasBB-B32Boston Bruins
Daniel SedinBBB28Vancouver Canucks
Mike FisherA-B-B-28Ottawa Senators
Keith TkachukBCB-36Atlanta Thrashers
Henrik ZetterbergBB-B-27Ottawa Senators
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Joe ThorntonABA-29San Jose Sharks
Peter ForsbergAB-A-35Nashville Predators
Patrick MarleauA-AA-29San Jose Sharks
Eric Staal92808623Carolina Hurricanes
Henrik SedinBBB28Vancouver Canucks
Vincent LecavalierAB-B28Tampa Bay Lightning
Patrice BergeronA-BB23Boston Bruins
Pavol DemitraA-CB33Chicago Blackhawks
Mats SundinBB-B37Toronto Maple Leafs
Travis ZajacA-A-B23New Jersey Devils
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jaromir JagrAB-B36New York Rangers
Alexander OvechkinAB-B23Toronto Maple Leafs
Justin WilliamsBA-B26Chicago Blackhawks
Marian HossaAB-B29Atlanta Thrashers
Phil KesselBB-B20New Jersey Devils
Dany HeatleyBB-B27Ottawa Senators
Jarome IginlaBB-B31Calgary Flames
Martin HavlatA-CB27Montreal Canadiens
Jonathan CheechooA-B-B28San Jose Sharks
Nikolai ZherdevAB-B24Columbus Blue Jackets


30-9-2008 Marcel Hossa released.
New York Rangers released Marcel Hossa to free agency.

30-9-2008 Ryan Hollweg released.
New York Rangers released Ryan Hollweg to free agency.

30-9-2008 Nigel Dawes released.
New York Rangers released Nigel Dawes to free agency.

30-9-2008 Corey Potter released.
New York Rangers released Corey Potter to free agency.

30-9-2008 Steven MacIntyre released.
New York Rangers released Steven MacIntyre to free agency.

27-9-2008 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 6 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 6 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 8 PIM.


25-9-2008 Ryan Hollweg frustrated
New York Rangers center Ryan Hollweg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Hollweg was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 52 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 3 assists along with 84 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season.


25-9-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Ales Kotalik is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Vaclav Varada is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tomas Vokoun hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Radek Bonk has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Robert Lang is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Petr Prucha has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Artem Anisimov is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Jakub Kindl remains sidelined with knee injury.



24-9-2008 Karel Rachunek frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Karel Rachunek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Karel Rachunek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 9th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 429 NHL games during his career, notching 27 goals and adding 155 assists along with 291 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 4 PIM.


21-9-2008 Team captain meets with Ryan McDonagh
Following the team's recent 5-1 win against Boston Bruins on 20-9-2008, New York Rangers captain Jaromir Jagr and Ryan McDonagh were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Jaromir Jagr

18-9-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marek Malik has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Spacek has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tomas Vokoun hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Robert Lang is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Petr Tenkrat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Petr Prucha has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Beleskey has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Jakub Kindl remains sidelined with knee injury.



17-9-2008 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 104 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 12 assists along with 124 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 5 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 4 PIM.


13-9-2008 Martin Erat frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Martin Erat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 430 NHL games during his career, notching 97 goals and adding 189 assists along with 312 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 3 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 2 PIM.


13-9-2008 Nigel Dawes frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Nigel Dawes feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nigel Dawes was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 5th round of the 2003 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season.


12-9-2008 Petr Prucha frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Petr Prucha was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 197 NHL games during his career, notching 46 goals and adding 28 assists along with 178 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season.


11-9-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Martin Straka is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jaromir Jagr is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Martin Erat is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Jakub Kindl remains sidelined with knee injury.



9-9-2008 Ales Kotalik frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ales Kotalik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Ales Kotalik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 391 NHL games during his career, notching 108 goals and adding 119 assists along with 349 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 2 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


8-9-2008 Ryan Hollweg frustrated
New York Rangers center Ryan Hollweg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Hollweg was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 52 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 3 assists along with 84 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season.


8-9-2008 Ales Kotalik frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ales Kotalik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Ales Kotalik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 391 NHL games during his career, notching 108 goals and adding 119 assists along with 349 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 2 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


8-9-2008 Jakub Kindl injured.
Jakub Kindl (NYR) suffered knee injury during the game in an incident with Milan Lucic (BOS). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months. It's something we need to take care of now before it becomes a problem. It's one of those things where you can play with it, but as the wear and tear of the season goes on it becomes much more serious, the injured player commented.

7-9-2008 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 100 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 12 assists along with 120 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 1 games with the New York Rangers this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


5-9-2008 Dan Girardi frustrated
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dan Girardi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the New York Rangers this season.


4-9-2008 Ales Kotalik frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ales Kotalik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Ales Kotalik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 389 NHL games during his career, notching 108 goals and adding 119 assists along with 349 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


4-9-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-8-2008 Rick Kozak uncertain about future
Rick Kozak wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-6-2008 Training camp preview
New York Rangers will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either New York Rangers and Hartford Wolfpack:
- Pavel Trnka D
- Vaclav Varada L
- Marek Malik D
- Jaroslav Spacek D
- Ryan Russell C
- Roman Hamrlik D
- Michal Grosek L
- Tomas Vokoun G
- Radek Bonk C
- Karel Rachunek D
- Martin Straka C
- Robert Lang C
- Jaromir Jagr R
- Michal Rozsival D
- Jakub Petruzalek R
- Bruce Graham C
- Petr Tenkrat C
- Brodie Dupont C
- Lauri Korpikoski L
- Jakub Kindl D
- Brandon Dubinsky L
- Marcel Hossa L
- Andrej Sekera D
- Ryan Hollweg C
- Ales Kotalik R
- Radek Martinek D
- Jiri Hudler L
- Martin Erat L
- Martin Prusek G
- Ondrej Pavelec G
- Petr Prucha R
- Joseph Crabb R
- Marc Staal D
- Ryan Callahan R
- Hugh Jessiman R
- Chris Holt G
- Corey Potter D
- Nigel Dawes R
- Rick Kozak R
- Philippe Furrer D
- Darin Olver C
- Steven MacIntyre D
- Zdenek Bahensky R
- Eric Hunter L
- Alex Bourret R
- John Seymour L
- Michael Sauer D
- Greg Beller L
- Cal O'Reilly C
- Dalyn Flatt D
- Dan Girardi D
- Matt Beleskey L
- Artem Anisimov C
- Cal Clutterbuck R
- Ryan McDonagh D

Players reporting out of shape:
- Pavel Trnka D
- Marek Malik D
- Michal Grosek L
- Radek Bonk C
- Petr Tenkrat C
- Lauri Korpikoski L
- Martin Erat L
- Martin Prusek G
- Alex Bourret R
- Matt Beleskey L
- Cal Clutterbuck R

Players reporting in good shape:
- Brodie Dupont C
- Jakub Kindl D
- Brandon Dubinsky L
- Ales Kotalik R
- Ondrej Pavelec G
- Corey Potter D


30-6-2008 Benoît Allaire leaves team
Benoît Allaires contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 J.J. Daigneault leaves team
J.J. Daigneaults contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Pierre Dorion leaves team
Pierre Dorions contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Jan Gajdosik leaves team
Jan Gajdosiks contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Don Maloney leaves team
Don Maloneys contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Perry Pearn leaves team
Perry Pearns contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Jim Schoenfeld leaves team
Jim Schoenfelds contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Jim Schoenfeld leaves team
Jim Schoenfelds contract has expired and he has left the team.

27-6-2008 Marcel Hossa frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Marcel Hossa feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovakia, Marcel Hossa was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 123 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 15 assists along with 52 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


26-6-2008 Jiri Hudler frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Jiri Hudler feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jiri Hudler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 176 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 56 assists along with 114 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


26-6-2008 Petr Prucha frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Petr Prucha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Petr Prucha was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 197 NHL games during his career, notching 46 goals and adding 28 assists along with 178 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


25-6-2008 Ryan Russell returns
New York Rangers were delighted to hear that Ryan Russell has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Brodie Dupont returns
New York Rangers were delighted to hear that Brodie Dupont has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Marcel Hossa frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Marcel Hossa feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovakia, Marcel Hossa was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 123 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 15 assists along with 52 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


25-6-2008 Ondrej Pavelec returns
New York Rangers were delighted to hear that Ondrej Pavelec has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Zdenek Bahensky returns
New York Rangers were delighted to hear that Zdenek Bahensky has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 John Seymour returns
New York Rangers were delighted to hear that John Seymour has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Greg Beller returns
New York Rangers were delighted to hear that Greg Beller has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Dalyn Flatt returns
New York Rangers were delighted to hear that Dalyn Flatt has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Ryan McDonagh returns
New York Rangers were delighted to hear that Ryan McDonagh has returned to the team.

24-6-2008 Ryan Callahan frustrated
New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Callahan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 99 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 12 assists along with 120 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing is expecting a good season for the team.


23-6-2008 Jiri Hudler frustrated
New York Rangers left wing Jiri Hudler feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jiri Hudler was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 176 NHL games during his career, notching 30 goals and adding 56 assists along with 114 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


24-6-2008 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2008 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Pavel Trnka (New York Rangers) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Michal Grosek (New York Rangers) UFA
-Michal Rozsival (New York Rangers) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Martin Prusek (New York Rangers) UFA


23-6-2008 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Benoît Allaire(pro)
-J.J. Daigneault(farm)
-Pierre Dorion(pro)
-Jan Gajdosik(pro)
-Don Maloney(pro)
-Perry Pearn(pro)
-Jim Schoenfeld(farm)
-Jim Schoenfeld(farm)


21-6-2008 Ryan Hollweg frustrated
New York Rangers center Ryan Hollweg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Hollweg was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 52 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 3 assists along with 84 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.


20-6-2008 Board leave player budget as it is
The board of owners have left the player budget for next season as it was last season, because last year's budget was already big enough.

20-6-2008 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $24 800 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

20-6-2008 Brad Park retires
New York Rangers staff member Brad Park has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

20-6-2008 Jim Ramsay retires
New York Rangers staff member Jim Ramsay has announced his retirement due to non-hockey related reasons.

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