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Chris Kreider | Winger | #20

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (25) / 4/30/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 228
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 1 (19) / NYR
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Chris Kreider is about to set a new career high in points.
He scored both a goal and an assist during Saturday's 4-3 overtime win past the Devils. He now has 23 goals and 42 points, sitting just four points shy of matching his career best. Feb 25 - 9:05 PM

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Chris Kreider cracked the 40-point plateau for the third straight season during Sunday's 2-1 win over the Capitals.

It was his 18th assist of the campaign, in what is turning into quite the career-year for him.
Feb 19 - 3:40 PM

Chris Kreider extended his point streak to five games on Thursday.

Kreider scored a goal in the Rangers' 4-3 win over Nashville. That was his 22nd goal of the 2016-17 campaign, which is a new career-high for him.
Source: NY Post
Feb 10 - 9:22 AM

Chris Kreider recorded an assist in the Rangers' 4-1 win against Anaheim on Tuesday.

Kreider is riding a four-game point streak. He has 21 goals and 38 points in 47 contests in 2016-17.
Feb 8 - 5:53 AM

Chris Kreider matched his career high in goals with his 21st tally of the season during Sunday's 4-3 win over the Flames.

Kreider needed 79 and 80 games, respectively, to reach the mark each of the last two seasons, but required just 46 this campaign. He currently has 37 points, which is just 10 shy of a new career high in that category as well.
Feb 5 - 4:56 PM

Chris Kreider scored the game-winning goal in Thursday's 2-1 OT win over the Buffalo Sabres.

Kreider finished off a pretty passing play between he, J.T. Miller and Mika Zibanejad to give New York the win. He now has 20 goals and 36 points in 45 games this season. Kreider is one goal away from tying his career-high in a season and it looks like he'll hit the 30-goal mark for the first time in his career.
Feb 2 - 10:57 PM

Chris Kreider has been fined $5,000 for hitting Dallas forward Cody Eakin with his helmet during a fight on Tuesday night.

That is the maximum fine allowable under the CBA. Kreider went after Eakin for a hit on Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist that took place back on Dec. 15. Kreider had a goal, an assist and the fight for a Gordie Howe hat trick in Tuesday's match.
Jan 18 - 2:35 PM

Chris Kreider found the back of the net in Friday's 4-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Kreider's goal in the second period cut Toronto's lead to 2-1 at the time, but that's as close as the Rangers would come to tying the score. The Rangers forward has now scored nine goals in his last 10 games. He's up to 17 goals and 31 points in 37 games this season. Kreider's on pace to score 35 goals, which would easily shatter his previous career high of 21.
Jan 13 - 10:31 PM

Chris Kreider was responsible for half of the New York Rangers’ score as his hat trick was pivotal in a 6-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche Saturday night.

Kreider scored the first two goals for the Rangers during the first period and added his third at the 14:20 mark of the second. Kreider has had a remarkable December with 11 of his 15 goals for the season coming during this month. He scored two goals against the Avalanche on the 3rd and two against the Wild on the 23rd. It is time to give him some close attention.
Jan 1 - 12:17 AM

Chris Kreider picked up two goals and an assist in Friday's 7-4 loss to the Minnesota Wild.

Kreider opened the scoring in the first period and his second goal cut Minnesota's lead to 6-4 at the time. The Rangers forward also helped set up Ryan McDonagh's goal in the middle frame. Kreider has 11 goals and 13 assists in 30 games this season. He's on pace to surpass the 60-point mark for the first time in his career. He's worth owning in most standard leagues.
Fri, Dec 23, 2016 10:20:00 PM

Chris Kreider potted a goal and an assist in the Rangers' 5-0 victory over New Jersey on Sunday night.

Kreider has points in five of his last six games, amounting to eight goals and 20 points in 24 contests so far.
Sun, Dec 11, 2016 11:14:00 PM

Chris Kreider boosted his point streak to three games with a helper during Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Islanders.

Krieder has points two goals and four points during the streak, giving him six goals and 17 points in 21 games thus far.
Tue, Dec 6, 2016 11:39:00 PM

Chris Kreider ended his six-game goal drought during Saturday's 4-2 win over the Hurricanes.

Kreider popped in a pair, giving him six goals and 16 points in 20 games thus far. His career high is 21 goals and 46 points, and appears well on his way to blow past both marks.
Sat, Dec 3, 2016 07:44:00 PM

Chris Kreider snapped his three-game point slide during Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Sabres.

The speedy forward now has 10 helpers and 14 points in 19 games this season. Kreider is well on his way to his fourth straight season of at least 40 points.
Thu, Dec 1, 2016 11:51:00 PM

Chris Kreider will indeed return to the Rangers' lineup Friday night against the Blue Jackets.

The winger has three goals and 11 points with 25 hits in 11 games this season. Kreider is expected to skate on the top line to the left of Derek Stepan and Rick Nash.
Source: Craig Merz
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 06:22:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Derek Stepan
2Mika Zibanejad
3Kevin Hayes
4Brandon Pirri
5Oscar Lindberg
LW1Rick Nash
2Chris Kreider
3Michael Grabner
4Matt Puempel
5Jimmy Vesey
RW1Mats Zuccarello
2J.T. Miller
3Jesper Fast
4Pavel Buchnevich
D1Ryan McDonagh
2Dan Girardi
3Kevin Klein
4Marc Staal
5Nick Holden
6Adam Clendening
7Steven Kampfer
8Brady Skjei
G1Henrik Lundqvist
2Antti Raanta