12:01 PM EDT, Wed August 31, 2016

Rangers’ roster for Traverse City prospects tournament

From the NYR: RANGERS ANNOUNCE 2016 TRAVERSE CITY TOURNAMENT ROSTER Annual prospect tournament begins September 16 NEW YORK, August 29, 2016 – The New York Rangers have announced their roster for the 2016 Traverse City Tournament in Traverse City, Michigan. The Blueshirts are making their 10th consecutive appearance in the eight-team tournament, which is set to [...] The post Rangers’ roster for Traverse City prospects tournament appeared first on Rangers Report.
Newsday Aug 29, 2016

Jimmy Vesey, Pavel Buchnevich highlight Rangers' Traverse City Tournament roster

Forwards Pavel Buchnevich, Jimmy Vesey and a squad of other young Rangers will compete against other NHL prospects in the annual Traverse City Tournament Sept. 16-20 in Michigan.

Official announcement of the Rangers’ signing of Brandon Pirri

In case you missed it, here is the official announcement of the Rangers’ signing of free agent Brandon Pirri (by the way, good job by the Rangers announcing the terms): RANGERS AGREE TO TERMS WITH FREE AGENT FORWARD BRANDON PIRRI NEW YORK, August 26, 2016 – New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that [...] The post Official announcement of the Rangers’ signing of Brandon Pirri appeared first on Rangers Report.
Newsday Aug 26, 2016

Rangers officially sign Brandon Pirri

It's official. The Rangers announced Friday morning that they signed free agent forward Brandon Pirri to a one-year, $1.1 million contract.
Newsday Aug 25, 2016

Rangers close to signing forward Brandon Pirri, source says

The Rangers are close to signing free-agent forward Brandon Pirri to a one-year contract, a source said Thursday. Canada's Sportsnet also reported that a deal appeared to be near. An announcement could come Friday.

Rangers continue to add forward depth, sign Brandon Pirri

The Rangers continued to add depth to their forward corps Thursday when, according to reports, they signed free-agent winger Brandon Pirri to a one-year, $1.1 million contract. Pirri, 25, spent most of the last two seasons with Florida, and finished last season with Anaheim, scoring a combined 14 goals and 29 points in 61 games. [...] The post Rangers continue to add forward depth, sign Brandon Pirri appeared first on Rangers Report.
New York Post Aug 25, 2016

Rangers’ obsession with depth leads them to free-agent forward

One of the tenets of general managers is that a team can never have enough depth. Well, Rangers GM Jeff Gorton certainly is taking that one to heart. Gorton was close Thursday to completing a contract for yet another free-agent forward, 25-year-old Brandon Pirri, for a reported one-year, $1.1 million deal. It is a low-risk,...

Guest blogger: CTRANGER … My earliest Rangers memories

My Earliest Rangers Memories By CTRANGER I wanted to share some of my early memories of MSG and some memorable Rangers games I attended. I remember my first game.  I was about 10 years old, my Mom and Dad took me in the early 70’s to see the Rangers take on the California Golden Seals.  [...] The post Guest blogger: CTRANGER … My earliest Rangers memories appeared first on Rangers Report.

Guest blogger: Andrew Chelney … The Curious Case of Rangers coach Alain Vigneault

The Curious Case of Alain Vigneault By Andrew Chelney The vast majority of New York Rangers fans were joyous when the club announced it had fired head coach John Tortorella on May 29, 2013, four days after being eliminated in the conference semifinals by the Boston Bruins in five games. A week prior to that, [...] The post Guest blogger: Andrew Chelney … The Curious Case of Rangers coach Alain Vigneault appeared first on Rangers Report.
Newsday Aug 20, 2016

Rangers moves have made them younger, but will they be better?

With Harvard's Jimmy Vesey in the fold, are the Rangers set for opening night in October and beyond? Doubtful. Over a grinding season, no NHL lineup, or roster, remains the same.

Transcripts: Rangers GM Jeff Gorton & Jimmy Vesey

Transcripts from Friday night’s conference calls with Rangers GM Jeff Gorton and newest Ranger Jimmy Vesey: Jeff Gorton: On what selling-point tilted Vesey’s decision: “It’s hard to say it’s just one. I think that, when he looked at the Rangers, he looked at a lot of things. I think we have a lot to sell. [...] The post Transcripts: Rangers GM Jeff Gorton & Jimmy Vesey appeared first on Rangers Report.

Rangers win Jimmy Vesey Sweepstakes, sign Harvard winger

The Rangers were the last team standing in a four-day contest of hype and hope, as they were “chosen” Friday by free-agent winger Jimmy Vesey, the Hobey Baker Award winner from Harvard. Vesey, 23, a third-round draft pick of Nashville in 2012, did not sign with the Predators, had his rights traded to Buffalo earlier [...] The post Rangers win Jimmy Vesey Sweepstakes, sign Harvard winger appeared first on Rangers Report.
New York Post Aug 19, 2016

Rangers sign the best player in college hockey

For a guy who hasn’t spent a minute playing professional hockey, Jimmy Vesey kept the whole NHL on edge for almost a week. And as the dust now settles, it’s the Rangers that came out on top. The Blueshirts signed the 23-year-old college free agent to a max entry-level deal for a player his age...
Newsday Aug 19, 2016

Jimmy Vesey signs with New York Rangers

The Rangers won the Jimmy Vesey sweepstakes.

Agent: No Vesey decision today … Rangers sign D John Gilmour

Peter Fish, the agent for Jimmy Vesey, said his much-hyped free-agent client will not make his decision today, according to reports. I suspect Vesey, a winger and Hobey Baker winner from Harvard who was originally drafted but unsigned by Nashville, will make his decision Friday. According to many reports he has met with the Rangers, [...] The post Agent: No Vesey decision today … Rangers sign D John Gilmour appeared first on Rangers Report.