Rangers goalie Lundqvist agrees to contract extension

Rangers goalie Lundqvist agrees to contract extension

NEW YORK, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist has agreed to a long contract extension, the New York Rangers said Wednesday.

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Sather to undergo prostate surgery

NEW YORK, March 21 (UPI) -- The New York Rangers had no comment Thursday on a published report that President and General Manager Glen Sather will undergo prostate surgery.

Preds extend GM Poile, assistant Fenton

NASHVILLE, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Nashville Predators General Manager David Poile and assistant Paul Fenton have been signed to three-year to contract extensions, the team said Monday.

Rangers' Callahan out with broken leg

NEW YORK, April 5 (UPI) -- New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan, his team fighting for a playoff spot, is out indefinitely with a broken right leg, the team said Tuesday.
Rangers fire Coach Tom Renney

Rangers fire Coach Tom Renney

NEW YORK, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- New York Rangers Coach Tom Renney was fired by the NHL team Monday, one day after its 10th loss in 12 games.

Jaromir Jagr joins Russian hockey club

MOSCOW, July 4 (UPI) -- Former New York Rangers right wing Jaromir Jagr signed a deal Friday with the Russian hockey team Avangard Omsk in Moscow.

Rangers sign defenseman Wade Redden

NEW YORK, July 2 (UPI) -- The New York Rangers delved into the NHL free agent pool Wednesday to sign Ottawa Senators defenseman Wade Redden.

Sather: Not retiring yet

NEW YORK, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather says he has no plans to step down -- despite comments from Mark Messier to the contrary.

Renney to stay on as Rangers' coach

NEW YORK, July 6 (UPI) -- Tom Renney, who had been interim coach of the New York Rangers, was officially named to the job Tuesday.

NHL: NY Rangers 3, Washington 2 (OT)

WASHINGTON, April 3 (UPI) -- Bobby Holik scored his second goal of the game 68 seconds into overtime Saturday as the New York Rangers defeated the Washington Capitals, 3-2.

NHL: NY Rangers 6, NY Islanders 3

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Feb. 26 (UPI) -- The New York Rangers completed a season series sweep of the New York Islanders Thursday night, scoring early and often en route to a 6-3 triumph.

Sather steps down; Renney becomes coach

NEW YORK, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Glen Sather stepped aside Wednesday as coach of the slumping New York Rangers and named assistant Tom Renney interim head coach.

Knee injury shelves Kasparaitis

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Defenseman Darius Kasparaitis of the New York Rangers will be sidelined 10-12 weeks with a knee injury.

Rangers lose Lundmark for two months

NEW YORK, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- The New York Rangers will be without center Jamie Lundmark for eight weeks because of knee injury.

Pavel Bure fails physical

NEW YORK, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- The New York Rangers suffered a major blow Thursday when veteran right wing Pavel Bure failed his physical and was declared physically unfit to play.

NY Rangers sign 42-year-old Mark Messier

NEW YORK, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- New York Rangers 42-year-old captain Mark Messier will be back for a 25th NHL season.

Rangers re-sign Anson Carter

NEW YORK, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- The New York Rangers on Monday agreed to terms with restricted free agent right wing Anson Carter.

Leetch returns to Rangers

NEW YORK, July 30 (UPI) -- Calling him the "cornerstone of the franchise," the New York Rangers agreed to terms Wednesday with two-time Norris Trophy winner Brian Leetch.

Lyashnko death being investigated

NEW YORK, July 7 (UPI) -- The New York Rangers announced the death of center Roman Lyashenko on Monday.

Sather to return as Rangers coach

NEW YORK, July 1 (UPI) -- New York Rangers General Manager Glen Sather announced Tuesday that he will return to coach the team next season.

NY Rangers 6, Anaheim 2

ANAHEIM, Calif., Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Bobby Holik sparked a third-period outburst with two goals and Pavel Bure also tallied twice as the New York Rangers cruised Friday night to a 6-2 victory over

NY Rangers 3, Florida 1

SUNRISE, Fla., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Alexei Kovalev scored an empty-net goal Wednesday night in his return to the New York Rangers, who ended a seven-game winless streak with a 3-1 triumph over the

Ottawa 5, NY Rangers 3

NEW YORK, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Todd White scored a pair of power-play goals Wednesday night as the Ottawa Senators snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-3 victory over the New York Rang

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