Antti Raanta

21 items

Hands of the King

Once upon a time, a Swedish prince by the name of Henrik Lundqvist set out on a journey to New York City to claim his throne as goaltender for the New York Rangers. After a while on the battlefield (or in this case, the hockey rink), the King deserves a rest, and so his Hand […]

Rangers Flush With Cap Room After Huge Deal

Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault said he expected changes, and now here they come. Eight days after the team announced it would buy out blue-blood defenseman Dan Girardi, another alternate captain and core-group stalwart is gone. Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton, heading into the NHL Entry Draft in Chicago, dealt Derek Stepan, along with valuable backup goalie […]

Rangers in Good Hands with Raanta

In football, the most important player is the quarterback. But depending on circumstances, the next most important player could be the backup quarterback. In hockey, the most important player is usually the goalie, and circumstances don’t have to change for the backup goalie to become important … if not critical. The Rangers, over these six […]