Chris Kreider

NEWS: Chris Kreider out tomorrow/maybe a month?

8:558PM: MSG showed Kreider flexing his hand at the end of the second period. (Blue Notes)

8:14PM: McKenzie tweets: “Not sure how or why it happened but my tweet on Chris Kreider appears to have disappeared from my timeline. I’ll re-issue it momentarily. Chris Kreider expected to be out of NYR lineup for extended period: at least a month, maybe much longer. Hand injury, possibly broken bone.”

7PM: The Rangers have announced that Kreider WILL NOT play tomorrow against the Flyers but that is all they are saying on the matter. (Rangers)

6:48PM: Screenshot of the tweet McKenzie sent, via Meredith

Screen Shot 2014-03-25 at 6.30.46 PM

The Rangers have not confirmed the news yet.

6:39PM: The tweet McKenzie sent out is no longer on his account, but Sirius XM tweets McKenzie saying “Chris Kreider expected to be out of NYR lineup for extended period: at least a month, Hand injury”

Kreider has not had a shot on goal in four games but has attempted 3 shots in that span. He does have two assists in that span.

In the last four games, Kreider has played 13:51 (OTT), 11:20 (CBJ), 9:53 (NJ), 10:12 (PHX).

Last night against PHX, Kreider played 3 shifts and 1:55 in the third period.

6:24PM: Left wing Chris Kreider will miss at least a month with a hand injury that potentially includes a broken bone (McKenzie, March 25).

In 66 games this season, Kreider has 17 goals with 20 assists and is a plus-14.




6 comments
KreiOfTheTiger
KreiOfTheTiger

if AV goes with dorsett and carcillo just  bc its the flyers he should be canned. 

ed_zachary
ed_zachary

Too bad for Kreider.  He was having a solid rookie season.  Hopefully he can get back for the playoffs.

jbob87
jbob87

Uh What. When/how?

Jay Morgenthal
Jay Morgenthal

JT Miller is ready . I like what I saw the last time he was up.

Jimmy P.
Jimmy P.

They didn't say anything during or after the game. Wonder how it happened. Maybe off ice related.