Stralman’s arbitration hearing is set for July 31 according to a release from the NHL PA
Original Post: July 5th, 7:18PM: According to Elliotte Friedman, Anton Stralman is one of 16 players who has filed for salary arbitration.
The Rangers and Stralman can agree to a contract before his arbitration hearing.
If the Rangers and Stralman go to arbitration, the Rangers will either have to accept what the arbitrator decides or walk away from the contract.
The Rangers walked away from Nikolai Zherdev’s arbitration award in 2009.
It was reported that the Rangers are interested in bringing in Stralman on a multi-year deal.
Arbitration takes place between July 20th and August 4th.