2010–11 New York Rangers · NHL
2010–11 record
General Manager Glen Sather
Coach John Tortorella
Captain Chris Drury
Alternate captains TBD
Arena Madison Square Garden
Team Leaders
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The 2010–11 New York Rangers season is the New York Rangers' 84th season in the National Hockey League.

Off-season[edit | edit source]

Pre-season[edit | edit source]

On June 17, the New York Rangers announced that they will be playing six games in the pre-season. There will be three sets of home-and-home series against the New Jersey Devils, Detroit Red Wings, and the Ottawa Senators.[1]

Regular season[edit | edit source]

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

The New York Rangers will attempt to make the playoffs after missing the playoffs last season, the first time since the lockout.

Schedule and results[edit | edit source]

Pre-season[edit | edit source]

Regular season[edit | edit source]

2010-11 Game Log: 0-0-0, 0 Points (Home: 0-0-0; Road: 0-0-0)

Player stats[edit | edit source]

Skaters[edit | edit source]

Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus/minus; PIM = Penalty minutes

Regular season
Player GP G A Pts +/− PIM

Goaltenders[edit | edit source]

Note:  Min, TOI = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T,T/OT = Ties; OTL = Overtime losses; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts; SA = Shots against; SV = Shots saved; SV% = Save percentage;

Regular season

Denotes player spent time with another team before joining Rangers. Stats reflect time with Rangers only.
Traded mid-season. Stats reflect time with Rangers only.

Awards and records[edit | edit source]

Awards[edit | edit source]

Regular Season
Player Award Reached

Records[edit | edit source]

Milestones[edit | edit source]

Regular Season
Player Milestone Reached

Transactions[edit | edit source]

The Rangers have been involved in the following transactions during the 2010–11 season.

Trades[edit | edit source]

May 25, 2010[2] To New York Islanders

6th-round pick in 2010

To New York Rangers

Jyri Niemi

June 26, 2010[3] To Carolina Hurricanes

Bobby Sanguinetti

To New York Rangers

6th-round pick in 2010
2nd-round pick in 2011

July 9, 2010[4] To Anaheim Ducks

Aaron Voros
Ryan Hillier

To New York Rangers

Steve Eminger

July 19, 2010[5] To Anaheim Ducks

Tomas Zaborsky

To New York Rangers

Matt McCue

August 2, 2010[6] To Atlanta Thrashers

Donald Brashear
Patrick Rissmiller

To New York Rangers

Todd White

Free agents acquired[edit | edit source]

Player Former team Contract terms
Mats Zuccarello Aasen[7] MODO Hockey 2 years, $1.8 million
Martin Biron[8] New York Islanders 2 years, $1.75 million
Derek Boogaard[9] Minnesota Wild 4 years, $6.5 million
Jeremy Williams[10] Grand Rapids Griffins 1 year, $515,000
Alexander Frolov[11] Los Angeles Kings 1 year, $3 million

Free agents lost[edit | edit source]

Player New team Contract terms
Ilkka Heikkinen[12] HC Sibir Novosibirsk 1 year
P.A. Parenteau[13] New York Islanders 1 year, $600,000
Jody Shelley[14] Philadelphia Flyers 3 years, $3.3 million
Alex Auld[15] Montreal Canadiens 1 year, $1 million
Olli Jokinen[16] Calgary Flames 2 years, $6 million
Corey Locke[17] Ottawa Senators 2 years, $1.1 million
Corey Potter[18] Pittsburgh Penguins 1 year, $500,000
Steve Valiquette[19] HC CSKA Moscow 1 year

Claimed via Waivers[edit | edit source]

Player Former team Date claimed off waivers

Lost via Waivers[edit | edit source]

Player New team Date claimed off waivers

Lost via retirement[edit | edit source]


Player Signings[edit | edit source]

Player Contract terms
Jyri Niemi[20] 3 years, $1.86 million entry-level contract
Dane Byers[21] 1 year, $500,000
Kris Newbury[22] 2 years, $1.025 million
Derek Stepan[23] 3 years, $2.4625 million entry-level contract
Erik Christensen[24] 2 years, $1.85 million
Vaclav Prospal[25] 1 year, $2.1 million
Brandon Prust[26] 2 years, $1.6 million
Ryan McDonagh[27] 3 years, $3.9 million entry-level contract
Dan Girardi[28] 4 years, $13.3 million
Brodie Dupont[29] 1 year, $500,000
Mike Sauer[30] 1 year, $500,000

Roster[edit | edit source]

Updated April 13, 2010.

# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
42 Flag of Russia Anisimov, ArtemArtem Anisimov

C L 32 2006 Yaroslavl, Soviet Union
31 Flag of Canada Auld, AlexAlex Auld

G L 40 2010 Cold Lake, Alberta
16 Flag of Canada Avery, SeanSean Avery

LW L 40 2009 North York, Ontario
22 Flag of the United States Boyle, BrianBrian Boyle

C L 36 2009 Hingham, Massachusetts
24 Flag of the United States Callahan, RyanRyan Callahan


RW R 35 2004 Rochester, New York
26 Flag of Canada Christensen, ErikErik Christensen

C L 37 2009 Edmonton, Alberta
4 Flag of Canada Del Zotto, MichaelMichael Del Zotto

D L 30 2008 Stouffville, Ontario
23 Flag of the United States Drury, ChrisChris Drury


C R 44 2007 Trumbull, Connecticut
17 Flag of the United States Dubinsky, BrandonBrandon Dubinsky

C/LW L 34 2004 Anchorage, Alaska
25 Flag of Sweden Eriksson, AndersAnders Eriksson

D L 46 2010 Bollnäs, Sweden
10 Flag of Slovakia Gaborik, MarianMarian Gaborik

RW L 38 2009 Trenčín, Czechoslovakia
97 Flag of the United States Gilroy, MattMatt Gilroy

D R 36 2009 North Bellmore, New York
5 Flag of Canada Girardi, DanielDaniel Girardi

D R 36 2006 Welland, Ontario
12 Flag of Finland Jokinen, OlliOlli Jokinen

C L 42 2010 Kuopio, Finland
81 Flag of Russia Lisin, EnverEnver Lisin

W L 34 2009 Moscow, Soviet Union
30 Flag of Sweden Lundqvist, HenrikHenrik Lundqvist

G L 38 2000 Åre, Sweden
38 Flag of Canada Parenteau, P.A.P.A. Parenteau

LW R 37 2007 Hull, Quebec
20 Flag of the Czech Republic Prospal, VaclavVaclav Prospal


LW/C L 45 2009 České Budějovice, Czechoslovakia
8 Flag of Canada Prust, BrandonBrandon Prust

LW L 36 2010 London, Ontario
6 Flag of Canada Redden, WadeWade Redden

D L 43 2008 Lloydminster, Saskatchewan
33 Flag of the Czech Republic Rozsival, MichalMichal Rozsival

D R 42 2005 Vlašim, Czechoslovakia
45 Flag of Canada Shelley, JodyJody Shelley

LW L 44 2010 Thompson, Manitoba
18 Flag of Canada Staal, MarcMarc Staal

D L 34 2005 Thunder Bay, Ontario
34 Flag of Canada Voros, AaronAaron Voros

LW L 39 2008 Vancouver, British Columbia
32 Flag of Canada Weise, DaleDale Weise

RW R 32 2008 Winnipeg, Manitoba

Staff[edit | edit source]

New York Rangers staff
Executive Operations  

Hockey Operations


Scouting Staff

Draft picks[edit | edit source]

New York's picks at the 2010 NHL Entry Draft in Los Angeles, California.

Round # Player Position Nationality College/Junior/Club Team (League)
1 10 Dylan McIlrath D Flag of Canada Canada Moose Jaw Warriors (Western Hockey League)
2 40 Christian Thomas RW Flag of Canada Canada Oshawa Generals (Ontario Hockey League)
4 100 Andrew Yogan C/LW Flag of the United States United States Erie Otters (Ontario Hockey League)
5 130 Jason Wilson RW Flag of Canada Canada Owen Sound Attack (Ontario Hockey League)
6 157 (from Carolina) Jesper Fasth RW Flag of Sweden Sweden HV71 Jr. (Sweden Jr.)
7 190 Randy McNaught F Flag of Canada Canada Saskatoon Blades (Western Hockey League)

See also[edit | edit source]

Farm teams[edit | edit source]

Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL)[edit | edit source]

The 2010–11 season will be the 14th season of AHL hockey for the franchise.

Greenville Road Warriors (ECHL)[edit | edit source]

The 2010–11 season will be the 1st season of affiliation for the Rangers and the Road Warriors.

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

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Affiliates Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL), Maine Mariners (ECHL)
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