Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


LEE STEMPNIAK RUMORS

Tuukka Rask’s Save On Lee Stempniak Negates Bruins’ Defensive Mistake (Video)

Dougie Hamilton made a defensive mistake early in the Boston Bruins’ game against the New York Rangers on Thursday, but luckily, Tuukka Rask was there to bail him out. The B’s got on the board early, but midway through the first period, Hamilton gave them a chance to catch up. The young defenseman underestimated the 6-foot-5, 225-pound Rangers center Kevin Hayes, who blew...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Lineup notes against New Jersey: Stempniak/Moore in, Miller/Hunwick out

Per Steve Zipay, forward Lee Stempniak –who missed a few games with the mumps– will be back in the lineup tonight at the expense of J.T. Miller. Stempniak skated with Kevin Hayes and Carl Hagelin at the optional skate. John Moore also appears to be in for Matt Hunwick. Alain Vigneault noted that the lines Read more → The post Lineup notes against New Jersey: Stempniak/Moore...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Open Thread 12/26: WJC, Stempniak Returns, Nash

First off, I hope everyone had a good Christmas, Hanukkah, Festivus or whatever it is you celebrate. The Rangers and the rest of the NHL remains off for another day with a nearly full slate of games set for Saturday, including the Rangers and the Devils at the Garden. Lee Stempniak is expected to return to the lineup after recovering the mumps. The World Junior Classic tournament...
Via NY Rangers Blog
December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Stempniak isolated for team, tested for mumps

Per the Rangers Twitter, winger Lee Stempniak is being isolated from the team and being tested for the mumps. Stempniak would be the third Rangers player to contract the mumps, following Tanner Glass and Derick Brassard. Glass has been healthy for a few weeks, and Brassard was cleared to practice with the team tomorrow. Also, […] The post Stempniak isolated for team, tested for...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Injuries hampering veteran chances

The Rangers went on a low-risk spending spree this summer, bringing in veterans Matt Lombardi, Lee Stempniak, and Ryan Malone. Some questioned this initially –Stempniak not so much– as the Rangers have a lot of kids ready to take spots in the lineup. However, more competition is good. Competition breeds improvement. But now, two of […] The post Injuries hampering veteran chances...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

How Lee Stempniak will affect his teammates

When the Rangers signed Lee Stempniak to a one-year deal worth $900,000, many applauded Glen Sather. He found another low-risk, high-reward player that could potentially replace Benoit Pouliot on the third line. In all honesty, they are pretty identical players from a #fancystats point of view. But of course, numbers don’t tell the whole story. […] The post How Lee Stempniak...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The Penguins thankfully did not re-sign Lee Stempniak

The Rangers signed the lifeless Lee Stempniak to a one year, 900k deal. [ NBC ] Stempniak played okay in Pittsburgh, but some people are pretending that he is any better than what the Penguins have. A quick look at Stempniak’s production in Pittsburgh: Of his 11 points in the regular season, Sidney Crosby was involved in six of them, Chris Kunitz seven. Stempniak also had just...
Via The Pensblog
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers News: Lee Stempniak joins Broadway

The New York Rangers continue to rebuild their depth.#490360219 / gettyimages.comAs Larry Brooks of the New York Post reports,Stempniak in at one year, $900.000 for #NYR. Who else didn't play well for Pens against NYR in playoffs that team can sign?— Larry Brooks (@NYP_Brooksie) July 19, 2014Brandon Sutter is still an unsigned RFA if you're interested..In any event, the 31 year...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Penguins Update: Stempniak Provides a Spark

Lately the Pittsburgh Penguins haven’t had a whole lot to write home about. The black and gold is mired in an ugly 2-4-1 funk. They’re a mediocre 6-6-2 since the Olympic break. With superstar Evgeni Malkin (sprained foot) joining the ranks of the wounded, the injury bug continues to take a wicked toll. While good news is decidedly tougher to come by these days, the play of Lee...
Via PenguinPoop
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Rangers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Does MLB need more offense in the modern game?

Re-ranking the Top 25: exposing the biggest flaws

Putting the Cavs’ pieces together

Super Bowl XLIX: Key people to know

Ranking all 48 Super Bowls

Bill Simmons fires a shot at Ray Lewis

NFL pushing CFP to change schedule

Can Yanks not pay A-Rod his bonuses?

Petition started to remove Pats from SB

On John Wall's adidas J Wall 1 NYC All-Star Edition

NFL approved Pats' under-inflated balls?

Six best Super Bowl coaches of all-time

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.