Last summer Artem Anisimov signed a two-year deal with the Rangers that has a cap hit of $1.875 million.
Anisimov went from 44 points down to 36 points which included 0 points in 12 games in January. Prior to that, Anisimov had 22 points in 35 games. Following January, Anisimov had 14 points in 32 games.
He averaged 15:24 a night during the regular season. In the playoffs, Anisimov had 10 points in 20 games and averaged just under 14 minutes a night.