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Rangers Assign Filip Chytil to Hartford

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Dan Akeson

The New York Rangers announced today that 18-year-old rookie center Filip Chytil has been assigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League. Chytil, No. 21 overall of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, showed flashes of brilliance offensively during an impressive training camp. However, Chytil has struggled to earn minutes at the NHL level and has yet to …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 4 – Devils 3 OT

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Dan Akeson

The New York Rangers captured their second consecutive OT win of the preseason, defeating the New Jersey Devils in overtime on a power play goal by rookie Filip Chytil. With merely 3.5 seconds remaining in overtime, offseason acquisition Kevin Shattenkirk orchestrated a pretty passing sequence with Mats Zuccarello who found the newly minted 18-year-old Chytil across the slot for the …

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Rangers vs. Devils Preseason Quick Hits

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Dan Akeson

The New York Rangers are back at it tomorrow night with their second preseason game, this time facing their crosstown-counterpart New Jersey Devils at Madison Square Garden. Broadway’s Blueshirts took home a 1-0 OT win versus their New York-rival Islanders last night and will look to build off of that success with a different lineup, centers Lias Andersson and Andrew Desjardins …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 1 – Islanders 0 OT

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Dan Akeson

Despite the ridiculous nature of 18 penalties in a preseason NHL game, the New York Rangers defeated the rival New York Islanders 1-0 in OT on a nifty Neal Pionk goal. While Madison Square Garden was fairly empty, given the New York Giants playing Monday Night Football across the river, the Rangers displayed an energetic brand of hockey, with clean …

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Kevin Klein Retires

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Jess Rubenstein

STATEMENT FROM KEVIN KLEIN NEW YORK, July 7, 2017 – The following is a statement from Kevin Klein: I would like to thank both the Nashville Predators and New York Rangers organizations for giving me the opportunity to fulfill my dream of playing in the NHL. Thank you to the fans of both cities for their appreciation. I couldn’t have …