Keith Yandle D NYR 2 weeks ago

Yandle scored the game-winning goal in Saturday's 6-1 win over the Devils.

He's finally getting his groove on in New York -- he now has eight points (one goal, seven assists) in his last eight games after scuffling through his first nine games with just a single point. Roll him.

Keith Yandle D NYR 3 weeks ago

Yandle was a plus-2 with an assist in Thursday's 5-1 victory over the Senators.

Yandle also chipped in two penalty minutes to go along with his two shots on goal and two blocked shots. That's four points in the last three tilts for the team's prized deadline acquisition who seems to be getting comfortable in Manhattan.

Keith Yandle D NYR 4 weeks ago

Yandle collected a career-high three assists in Sunday's rout of Anaheim

Even Yandle was surprised when a reported told him the three helpers -also his first as with the Rangers- we're a career best. One of the assists came on the power-play, which was the biggest inspiration for his acquisition. The 28-year-old blue liner now has four points in 10 games with the blue shirts, giving him a combined 45 points through 73 games this season.

Keith Yandle D NYR 1 month ago

Yandle picked up his first point as a member of the Rangers in Saturday's win over the Sabres. He scored the game-winning goal.

It's nice to get that monkey off his back -- it'd taken six games for him to get that point.

Keith Yandle D NYR 2 months ago

Yandle skated for 19:41, finishing with three shots and a minus-1 rating in Monday's 4-1 win over the Predators.

Yandle failed to get on the scoresheet, but he still chipped in to contribute to a win in his Ranger debut. He spent the majority of the game paired on the blueline with Kevin Klein, who he could continue to see time with going forward.

Keith Yandle D NYR 2 months ago

Yandle is expected to play Monday against the Predators, Jim Cerny of the Rangers' official site reports.

Yandle was part of a trade that occurred Sunday, moving with Chris Summers to the Rangers along with a fourth-round pick in exchange for John Moore, Antohny Dulcair, a first-round pick in 2016 and a second-round pick in 2015. The advantage of the Rangers being proactive and completing the trade Sunday is Yandle has received enough time to settle down with his new teammates in advance of Monday's game, making him a stronger candidate to play than those traded on the day of the game.

Keith Yandle D NYR 2 months ago

The Rangers have acquired Yandle, Chris Summers and a fourth-round draft pick in 2015 from the Coyotes in exchange for John Moore, Anthony Duclair, a first-round draft pick in 2016, as well as a second-round pick in 2015, reports.

The report adds that the Coyotes will retain 50 percent of Yandle's salary as part of the deal. The 28-year-old blueliner, who currently leads the Coyotes with 41 points in 63 games, should provide a nice boost to the Rangers' power play, while the change of scenery should do wonders for Yandle's plus/minus rating, which stands at minus -32 to date.

Keith Yandle D NYR 2 months ago

Yandle picked up an assist Saturday, ending his pointless streak at six games, in a 4-1 loss against the Bruins. He took three shots and added two hits and a blocked shot.

Yandle is a candidate to be traded before Monday's trade deadline, if he lands with a contender he could see an uptick in his offensive performance with more talented teammates. Even if he doesn't get moved, he is on pace for more than 50 points for the third time in his career, something which only three other defensemen have done even twice in the past five years.

Keith Yandle D NYR 2 months ago

Yandle was held off the scoresheet for the sixth straight game Thursday in a 4-3 loss to the Rangers. He was minus-1 with six shots, one hit, and three blocks on the night.

Yandle is certainly not help pump up his value for a potential trade, but the rest of the league knows what he brings to the table. Perhaps more concerning during his recent slump is that he is minus-9 in those six games. Not that his plus/minus is going to be the determining factor in whether he stays or goes, but he is know a league worst minus-32. That's just ugly.

Keith Yandle D NYR 2 months ago

Yandle picked up an assist on the power play Friday in a 4-2 loss to the Sharks. He was plus-1, took two shots, delivered two hits, and blocked a shot on the night.Yandle is on fire right now with 10 points (all assists) in his last nine games. With seven of those points coming on the power play, Yandle is showcasing the skills the make his a desired commodity on the trade market, which ultimately may lead him to land on a contender's roster down the stretch.