Chris Kreider

Chris Kreider

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/223 lbs
Born: Boxford, Massachusetts
Draft: 2009 1st round (19th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • The Hockey Writers

    5 Reasons Rangers Could Take a Step Back in 2022-23

    Plenty of compelling evidence suggests the Blueshirts might be able to cross the next hurdle next season and reach the Stanley Cup Final – perhaps even making a long-awaited return to championship glory. There are, however, also a myriad of reasons why the Rangers might not even make it as far as they did this season. Much of the core talent that powered the Blueshirts on their unexpected run will return, and it’s reasonable to expect at least some of their youthful pieces to continue on an upwa...

  • Blueshirt Banter

    Report: New York Rangers Re-Sign Julien Gauthier to One-Year Deal

    Before you celebrate the Rangers locking down another player, keep in mind that news has been released that both Julien Gauthier and Alexandar Georgiev have requested a trade from the New York Rangers. While Drury has a history of making the moves he wants to make on his own timeline, signing Gauthier to this contract may make it easier to move the borderline roster player this off-season. There are lots of rumors afoot regarding upgrades and trades the Rangers could be looking to make.

  • The Hockey Writers

    Rangers' Lafreniere Deserves to Be a Top Six Forward

    The New York Rangers made an impressive run to the Eastern Conference Final this year and they got big contributions from many of their young players, including Alexis Lafreniere, who quietly had a strong season. He made the most of his opportunities even though he primarily played on the third line and second power-play unit, but next season the Rangers must start using him as a top-six forward.