Mats Zuccarello has agreed to a one-year, $3.5 million contract.
Mats Zuccarello is reportedly looking for about $4.5 million annually on a long-term deal.
Mats Zuccarello is scheduled to have his arbitration hearing on July 25.
Mats Zuccarello has filed for salary arbitration.
Mats Zuccarello's agent, Craig Oster, said he had a "good" meeting with assistant GM Jeff Gorton last weekend at the NHL draft.
The New York Rangers will spend most, if not all their savings on the Brad Richards buyout, on retaining their own restricted free agents.
Mats Zuccarello is a restricted free agent and should command a long-term deal from the Rangers this off-season.
Mats Zuccarello and the Rangers were obviously happy to avoid elimination on Wednesday night.
The New York Rangers scored only once on eight power play chances during the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final.
Mats Zuccarello’s points in the Game 2 loss to the Kings were his first in seven games.
Mats Zuccarello is the seventh Norwegian-born player to skate in the NHL and the first to reach the Stanley Cup Final.
Mats Zuccarello had a goal and two helpers in New York's 7-2 blowout win over Montreal in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final.
Mats Zuccarello found the back of the net in the Rangers' 4-2 loss on Wednesday.
Mats Zuccarello had an assist in the Rangers' 2-1 win against the Flyers on Wednesday.