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J.T. Miller | Center

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (21) / 3/14/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 205
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J.T. Miller scored for the Rangers in their 4-2 win over the Flyers on Saturday night.
Miller played one of his more impressive games, even getting moved up to the top line with Rick Nash and Derick Brassard for a short time. He had four shots on goal in 12:14, and now has six goals and 14 points this season. John Moore also scored his first of the year. Feb 28 - 11:02 PM

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J.T. Miller is expected to rejoin the Rangers lineup on Saturday after missing the last two games as a healthy scratch.

Miller has actually sat out three of the last four games but is expected to replace Lee Stempniak against Nashville Saturday afternoon. Miller has five goals and 10 points in 25 games this season. While we cannot recommend him the rest of this season, he could be worth a late round flier in 2015-16, especially in deep pools.
Source: NY Post
Feb 7 - 8:48 AM

J.T. Miller will be a healthy scratch for the Rangers Monday night against the Panthers.

Miller will give way to Lee Stempniak Monday night as head coach Alain Vigneault continues to shuffle his lineup to find the right combinations. Miller is a promising young player but hasn't scored a goal in the past 11 games and has just five goals and five assists in 25 games this season. Also scratched Monday night is defenseman Matt Hunwick, who last dressed on January 27th versus the Islanders. John Moore will stay in the lineup for the Rangers.
Feb 2 - 5:11 PM

J.T. Miller skated on the Rangers' top line during Saturday's 4-1 win over Carolina.

Miller has consistently been a healthy scratch for the Rangers, but coach Alain Vigneault wanted to shake things up by putting him with Derick Brassard and Rick Nash. The 21-year-old didn't register a point in the game, and he probably won't be a long-term fixture on the first line. Miller has five goals and 10 points in 25 games this season. Mats Zuccarello, who has been struggling mightily this season, was demoted to the team's third line.
Feb 1 - 9:43 AM

JT Miller will tag in for Lee Stempniak on Saturday night against the Carolina Hurricanes.

Miller, who was a healthy scratch the previous two games, will skate on the left of Derick Brassard and Rick Nash on the Rangers' first line. He has five goals and 10 points in 24 games this season.
Source: NHL.com
Jan 31 - 6:31 PM

When teams talk to the Rangers, they have been asking about the availability of J.T. Miller, according to Steve Zipay of Newsday.

Zipay says that "presumably he’d be in demand" if the Rangers decide they want another star forward. There is no sign the Rangers are willing to move him nor do they have the cap flexibility to think "big" at this point. The 21-year-old Miller has been in and out of the lineup this season, but he’s made some nice progress, with 10 points in 21 games. He is set to be a restricted free agent this offseason. Miller carries a $1.083 million cap hit this season.
Source: Newsday.com
Jan 17 - 11:24 PM

J.T. Miller was a healthy scratch on Friday.

Miller sat in the press box as Derek Stepan returned to the Rangers lineup. Miller has been shuffled throughout the Rangers lineup, depending on who was injured or who coach Alain Vigneault wanted to bench. Miller has five goals and 10 points in 21 games. Keep an eye on him for next season in deeper leagues.
Source: NY Post
Jan 17 - 8:32 AM

J.T. Miller will center a line between Martin St. Louis and Chris Kreider in Thursday's game against Boston.

"I'm just trying to play, not get caught in the switching," said Miller, who had been skating on the fourth line as a left winger. "I'm just happy to be able to fill a role when stuff like this happens." He has played all three forward positions on three different lines since returning from the minors on Nov. 29. Miller is getting this chance because Derek Stepan is out with an upper-body injury.
Jan 15 - 5:08 PM

J.T. Miller had two assists in a 4-1 win against Anaheim.

Miller has only been held off the scoresheet in one of his last four games. He has five goals and nine points in 17 contests in 2014-15.
Source: NY Post
Jan 8 - 9:54 AM

J.T. Miller found the back of the net in the Rangers 3-2 loss to Dallas on Monday.

Miller and Kevin Hayes were the goal scores for the Rangers in a bit of a lack-luster game for a Rangers club that had won eight straight coming into this game. The Stars netminder Kari Lehtonen did have something to do with it though as he was superb in many odd man rushes. For Miller it was a nice response to getting scratched on Saturday night. He has five goals on the season.
Tue, Dec 30, 2014 12:07:00 AM

J.T. Miller will be back in the Rangers lineup Monday night in Dallas.

Miller was just scratched Saturday night against the Devils, but will return to the lineup replacing Jesper Fast on the fourth line with Dominic Moore and Tanner Glass. Miller has four goals and one assist in 13 games this season but had become a mainstay in the Rangers lineup since his November 29th call up until Saturday. If he is moved up to one of the Rangers top three lines in the future, Miller has some fantasy potential.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 05:09:00 PM

Coach Alain Vigneault was strangely vague when he was asked why J.T. Miller was a healthy scratch on Saturday.

Miller has played well of late but Vigneault wanted to get Lee Stempniak in the lineup despite the fact that Miller had three goals in the Rangers seven game winning streak, second best on the team behind only Rick Nash. "Just contemplating what possible lineup (the Devils) could have, considering their injury situation, and just felt that was the best thing for the team tonight," Vigneault said. Fortunately the Rangers ran their win streak to eight games or he would have plenty to answer for. Miller has four goals and five points in 13 games this season and was considered a healthy scratch on Saturday.
Sun, Dec 28, 2014 09:13:00 AM

J.T. Miller will be a healthy scratch Saturday night against the Devils.

Miller has been in the lineup the last few weeks with Chris Kreider and Lee Stempniak missing some time, but will be the hard-luck scratched player Saturday night. In 13 games played this year, he has registered four goals and one assist for the Rangers. He is a promising young player and will get his chance for regular ice time eventually.
Sat, Dec 27, 2014 06:56:00 PM

J.T. Miller has moved up to the third line, replacing Lee Stempniak who has the mumps.

Miller will play alongside Carl Hagelin and Kevin Hayes on Saturday and will play on the right side after playing center and left wing earlier in the season. His versatility is allowing the Rangers to use him in a lot of different circumstances. He has three goals and an assist in 10 games this season.
Source: NY Post
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 09:15:00 AM

JT Miller has been moved up to the Rangers' first line center Sunday night in Edmonton.

With Derick Brassard out with the mumps, Coach Vigneault has elected to promote the 21 year old Miller up to center Rick Nash and Mats Zuccarello. Miller has four points in eight games thus far this season.
Sun, Dec 14, 2014 08:07:00 PM

Depth Charts

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