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Chris Kreider | Winger

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (24) / 4/30/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 226
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Chris Kreider is proving to be a thorn in the side of opponents as the New York Rangers edged the Washington Capitals 3-2 in Game 2 to tie the series at 2-2.
Kreider scored one goal, took three SOG and delivered four hits on Saturday. Considering his run-in with Braden Holtby in Game 1, he's making some enemies in Washington. May 2 - 3:28 PM

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It appears as if the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers will stick with their Game 1 lineups in Game 2.

This is sensible since the game was less than two seconds away from going into overtime. You can feel comfortable with the mixes you had going into Saturday, then.
May 2 - 12:28 PM

Chris Kreider had a game-high 10 hits in the Rangers' 2-1 overtime win versus Pittsburgh on Wednesday.

No other player on either team had more than half Kreider's number of hits. That's after Kreider recorded just three over the first three contests of the Rangers' first round series against Pittsburgh. He had 162 hits in 80 regular season games, which was good for third place on the team.
Apr 23 - 10:16 AM

Chris Kreider tapped in his first tally of playoffs in what proved to be the eventual game-winner in Mondays' 2-1 win over the Penguins.

Kreider was in the right place at the right time to tap in Marc Staal's wide shot past Marc-Andre Fleury. You know what they say though, better to be lucky than good. Well, Kreider is both. He now has 12 goals and 23 points in 44 career playoff games.
Apr 20 - 10:48 PM

Chris Kreider scored a goal in a 3-2 win over Winnipeg.

Kreider has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last four games. He has 21 goals and 42 points in 74 contests in 2014-15.
Apr 1 - 9:49 AM

Chris Kreider potted a pair and added an assist as the Rangers easily handled the red-hot Senators with a 5-1 win on Thursday night.

Kreider is now at 20 goals and 40 points in 71 games this season, three points higher than his career-high set last season. The 23-year-old is a +19 with 86 penalty minutes so far this season. The impressive output came against one of the hottest goalies in the league in Sens rookie Andrew Hammond.
Mar 26 - 10:41 PM

Chris Kreider was one of four New York Rangers to score goals in the team's 4-1 win over the visiting Nashville Predators Monday night.

Kreider's goal was his 17th of the season. The left winger also fired three shots on net. Keith Yandle, Marc Staal and Dominic Moore also scored for New York, their sixth and seventh goals of the season, respectively. With 44 seconds remaining in the third period, Rick Nash notched his 38th goal of the season into an empty net. Mats Zuccarello, who earlier Monday signed a reported four-year contract extension with Zuccarello worth $18 million, picked up two assists for the Rangers. Ditto for Derick Brassard. Zuccarello now has 25 assists on the season; Brassard, 37.
Mar 2 - 10:56 PM

Chris Kreider netted two goals to help the Rangers beat Arizona 4-3 on Thursday night and take possession of first place in the Metropolitan.

Kreider now has 16 goals and 33 points through 58 games this season. The 23-year-old was scoreless in his past four, but connected twice on the power play to help the Rangers overcome a two-goal first period deficit.
Feb 26 - 10:50 PM

Chris Kreider scored a goal in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Dallas Stars on Sunday.

Kreider found the back of the net late in the third period to at least allow the Rangers to walk away with a consolation point. He has only been held off the scoresheet in one of his last five contests. That brings him up to 12 goals and 28 points in 49 games this season.
Feb 9 - 5:17 AM

Chris Kreider had an assist in a 3-2 win against Boston.

Kreider is on a three-game point streak. He has 11 goals and 27 points in 47 contests in 2014-15.
Feb 5 - 9:55 AM

Chris Kreider scored his 10th goal of the season in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime win against Ottawa.

The 10 goals may not be an exceptional total, but Kreider is a well-rounded fantasy commodity thanks to a plus-12 rating, 73 penalty minutes and 91 shots on goal. Carl Hagelin and Kevin Hayes also scored for the Blueshirts in the victory.
Jan 20 - 10:00 PM

Chris Kreider recorded two assists in a 5-2 win against Pittsburgh on Sunday.

Kreider has nine goals and 23 points in 41 contests this season. He's got a fair amount of offensive upside, but for he's not likely to do too much more than maintain his current point-per-game pace.
Jan 19 - 10:50 AM

Chris Kreider recorded a goal and an assist in the Rangers’ 3-1 win over the Sharks on Saturday night.

Kreider assisted on Martin St. Louis’ first-period goal, then scored one of his own less than five minutes later. Kreider has broken his slump, now with three goals in his last five games. Rick Nash got the other goal, via the empty net, and had a game-high seven shots on goal as well. Derek Stepan had two assists.
Jan 11 - 12:58 AM

Chris Krieder scored a goal and an assist in the Rangers' 5-2 win over the Panthers on Wednesday.

His goal opened the scoring late in the first as he used his big body and sharp-shooting skills to assert position in front of the net, and put the biscuit in the basket. Kreider now has six goals and 17 points through 33 games.
Wed, Dec 31, 2014 09:47:00 PM

Chris Kreider found the back of the net in a 5-2 victory on Tuesday.

Kreider snapped a four-game point drought and scored his first goal since Nov. 8. He has five goals and 14 points in 27 games this season.
Source: NY Post
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 09:19:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Derek Stepan
2Derick Brassard
3J.T. Miller
4Dominic Moore
LW1Rick Nash
2Chris Kreider
3Carl Hagelin
4James Sheppard
5Ryan Bourque
6Tanner Glass
RW1Martin St. Louis
2Mats Zuccarello
3Jesper Fast
4Kevin Hayes
D1Ryan McDonagh
2Keith Yandle
3Dan Girardi
4Marc Staal
5Dan Boyle
6Kevin Klein
7Matt Hunwick
8Chris Summers
G1Henrik Lundqvist
2Cam Talbot