Bickel Stays With Blueshirts

NEW YORK (WFAN) — The Rangers re-signed defenseman Stu Bickel to a two-year contract on Sunday.

The Rangers announced the signing on their official Twitter account on Sunday.

Andrew Gross of The Record later confirmed that Bickel agreed a two-year deal worth a total of $1.5M.  He is set to earn $750,000 per year.

The 25-year-old Bickel, played 51 regular season games with the Rangers in the 2011-12.  He recorded 9 assists and zero goals.

During the playoffs, Bickel was benched for extended periods but played in 18 playoff games.  He did not score a point during the playoffs.

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