Rangers, Jesper Fast Agree To 3-Year ContractThe Rangers and restricted free agent forward Jesper Fast have agreed to terms on a three-year contract worth $1.85 million annually, the team announced Wednesday.
Hartnett: Fast's Hip Surgery Shouldn't Scare Off Vegas In Expansion DraftFast has proven to be reliable in a number of roles throughout his four years with the Rangers.
Rangers' Jesper Fast Out 5 Months After Undergoing Hip SurgeryNew York Rangers forward Jesper Fast underwent successful left hip surgery and will be out for about five months.
Hartnett: Consummate Team Player Fast Does The Little Things For RangersJesper Fast might be overlooked by fans of rival teams and is seldom the focus of media attention, but Rangers teammates have a high appreciation for his work ethic, positional sense and penalty-killing prowess.
Hartnett: Make No Mistake, Rangers Will Miss Injured FastEternally underrated winger Jesper Fast is the epitome of a glue player.
Hartnett: Hardworking Jesper Fast Is ‘Mr. Fix-It’ For RangersOn Thursday, teammates recognized Fast with the 2015-16 Players’ Player Award.
Hartnett: Miller-Brassard-Fast Line Generating Chemistry, Leading The Way For RangersThe Rangers have gotten back to being a fearsome forechecking team, and it starts with the excelling line of J.T. Miller, Derick Brassard and Jesper Fast.
Hartnett: Rangers' Cult Hero Fast Is Playing His Way Into MainstreamBlending hard work and intelligence in all three zones, Jesper Fast has long won admiration from pockets of the Rangers' fan base.
Jesper Fast Scores Late Goal On Deflection, Lifts Rangers To 2-1 Win Over BruinsRight winger Jesper Fast scored on a remarkable deflection with 1:42 remaining in the third period to help lift the New York Rangers to a 2-1 victory.
Hartnett: Rangers Thriving Thanks In Part To Aggressive Penalty KillingUlf Samuelsson has spent more than two seasons serving as the Rangers' penalty kill guru, and the results speak for themselves.
Hartnett: Rangers Got Back On Track In A Big Way Monday NightThe Rangers weren't going to suddenly fall off from last season's 113-point, Presidents Trophy-winning campaign to a state of mediocrity.
Raanta Becomes Just Fourth Goalie To Post Shutout In Rangers DebutAntti Raanta was just looking to get a win in his New York Rangers debut. He did much more than that.
Hartnett: Rangers' Training Camp Intrigue To Revolve Around Depth PositionsTraining camp opens on Sept. 17 and the Rangers will begin their six-game preseason schedule four days later, when they host the Devils.
Rangers Sign Restricted Free Agents Jesper Fast, J.T. Miller.The signings leave only Derek Stepan as the major unsigned restricted free agent with the Rangers.
Capitals Stun Rangers On Ward Goal With 1.3 Seconds Left In ThirdJoel Ward drove to the net and tapped Alex Ovechkin's feed past Henrik Lundqvist. After the goal was confirmed by replay, Ovechkin kissed Ward on the cheek.