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Jayson Megna | Winger

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (25) / 2/1/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 195

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The New York Rangers successfully sent Jayson Megna to the AHL after he cleared waivers on Saturday.
In 48 career NHL games, Megna has managed 10 points. He's in that borderline AHL/NHL fork in the road, and so far he's struggling to make the full jump. Oct 3 - 1:33 PM

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The New York Rangers have place winger Jayson Megna on waivers.

Megna lost out to Tanner Glass as the Rangers 14th forward. He will likely pass through waivers and be sent to the Rangers AHL farm team in Hartford. Megna had played in 48 NHL games the last two seasons with Pittsburgh, tallying 10 points.
Source: NY Post
Oct 3 - 8:20 AM

Jayson Megna notched two goals as the New York Rangers doubled up the New Jersey Devils 6-3 in a preseason game at Madison Square Garden Monday night.

Kevin Klein had three assists for the winners. Brian Gibbons contributed two assists and a goal to the Rangers' victory. Chris Kreider, Viktor Stalberg and Oscar Lindberg also scored goals for New York. Jordin Tootoo, Mike Sislo and Adam Larsson netted goals for the Devils. Antti Raanta, in his first start since being traded to the Rangers from the Chicago Blackhawks in June, had 11 saves. Magnus Hellberg turned aside 12 of 14 shots in relief. Cory Schneider made 10 saves on 12 shots for the Devils before being replaced by Yann Danis, who gave up four goals on 11 shots.
Sep 21 - 10:33 PM

Jayson Megna has signed a one-year contract with the New York Rangers.

Megna has split his time the last two seasons between Pittsburgh and AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, tallying 10 points in 48 games at the NHL level and 54 points in 88 games in the minors. Still just 25-years-old, he will likely serve mainly as depth for the Rangers and AHL Hartford.
Source: TSN
Jul 1 - 9:57 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have sent Jayson Megna to the minors.

Megna was a healthy scratch on Friday as Steve Downie returned to the lineup after a bout with the mumps. Megna has one assist in 12 NHL games this season.
Jan 3 - 10:07 AM

Jayson Megna was called up from the minors on Saturday.

Megna was in the minors for a couple of weeks as he was sent down on December 13. He had six hits in a 3-0 loss to Washington Saturday. Megna has little fantasy value.
Sun, Dec 28, 2014 01:44:00 AM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have sent Jayson Megna to the minors.

Megna had eight minutes in penalties on Friday. He will be replaced by Bryan Rust in the lineup.
Sat, Dec 13, 2014 10:23:00 AM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have recalled Jayson Megna from the AHL.

No reason was given for the call up as no one was sent down or has been reported as injured. He had nine goals and 14 points in 17 games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton this season.
Sat, Nov 22, 2014 10:30:00 AM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have sent Jayson Megna to the minors.

Megna was recalled on Thursday and did not get into a game before being sent back on Sunday. Just an FYI.
Mon, Nov 3, 2014 08:34:00 AM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have recalled Jayson Megna from the minors.

Megna is still looking to get into the lineup as he was recalled on Thursday. "I don't think I hit my ceiling. Obviously, [it's been] a lifelong goal of mine to play in the NHL. Now that I've played in the NHL all I want to do is stay in the NHL," Megna said. "I don't know if that's going to happen in this trip up or if I get another trip up, who knows? I'm just going to make the most of this one and try to do the best I can, stick for as long as I can. I want to prove that I can play in the NHL every day." Megna played 36 games with the Pens last season and had five goals and nine points.
Sat, Nov 1, 2014 08:47:00 AM

Jayson Megna was assigned to the Penguins’ AHL team Saturday night.

Megna had nine points in 36 NHL games last year, with 15 in 25 games at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. Defenseman Reid McNeil and forward Dominik Uher were also sent down.
Sat, Sep 27, 2014 08:53:00 PM

Jayson Megna has signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Penguins.

The fact that Megna only got a two-way deal illustrates that he still has a lot of work to do to cement his role with the Penguins. He's not a lock to make the team's opening game roster after scoring five goals and nine points in 36 games in 2013-14.
Thu, Jul 10, 2014 03:59:00 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have sent Jayson Megna to the minors.

Megna has five goals and nine points in 36 regular season games with Pittsburgh in 2013-14. He's also participated in two playoff contests.
Tue, May 6, 2014 05:11:00 PM

Jayson Megna was one of four healthy scratches for the Penguins on Saturday.

The Penguins went with the same lineup as in Game 1 so Deryk Engelland, Robert Bortuzzo and Taylor Pyatt all sat out for the second game in a row.
Sun, Apr 20, 2014 10:20:00 AM

Jayson Megna has been called up by the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Megna has five goals and eight points in 26 games with Pittsburgh in 2013-14. He also has nine goals and 14 points in 25 AHL contests.
Tue, Mar 25, 2014 11:09:00 AM

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C1Derick Brassard
2Derek Stepan
3Oscar Lindberg
4Jarret Stoll
LW1Rick Nash
2Chris Kreider
3J.T. Miller
4Dominic Moore
5Tanner Glass
RW1Mats Zuccarello
2Kevin Hayes
3Viktor Stalberg
4Jesper Fast
5Emerson Etem
D1Ryan McDonagh
2Keith Yandle
3Dan Girardi
4Marc Staal
5Dan Boyle
6Kevin Klein
7Dylan McIlrath
G1Henrik Lundqvist
2Antti Raanta