Minnesota Wild Acquires Forward Ryan Reaves from the New York Rangers 

By priya


The 34-year-old forward was traded to the Rangers by the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday for a third-round pick in the 2022 NHL Draft. He is entering the final season of the two-year, $3.5 million contract (average annual value $1.75 million) he signed with the Golden Knights on June 15, 2020. 

How long is Ryan Reaves contract with the Rangers?

Rangers trade Ryan Reaves to Wild: Why the forward is a good fit for Minnesota. The New York Rangers have traded forward Ryan Reaves to the Wild in exchange for a fifth-round pick in the 2025 NHL Draft, Minnesota announced Tuesday. 

Did Ryan Reaves get traded?

Reaves only played 12 games for the Rangers this season, and he failed to tally a point. Reaves struggled to crack the lineup, and he requested a trade while the team was in Los Angeles for its game against the Kings, according to Mollie Walker of NHL Network. 

Why did the Rangers trade Reeves?

Ryan Reaves came close to winning the Stanley Cup with the Vegas Golden Knights in 2018. Unfortunately for the upstart expansion team, Alex Ovechkin and his Washington Capitals had other plans. The New York Rangers acquired Reaves this past summer for a third round pick. 

Has Ryan Reaves won a Stanley Cup?

— The Minnesota Wild have added some physicality to their roster with the acquisition of forward Ryan Reaves. The Wild traded a future fifth-round pick to the New York Rangers in exchange for the veteran winger. 

Who did the Wild trade for Reaves?

1.125 million USD (2016) 

What is Ryan Reaves salary?

On NHL 23, Ryan Reaves has an Overall Rating of 78 with a Grinder Player Style. 

How good is Ryan Reaves?

Over the last decade, the Rangers have brought in a series of enforcers including Derek Boogaard, Donald Brashear, Brandon Prust, Derek Dorsett, Arron Asham, Cody McLeod, and Micheal Haley 

Do the Rangers have an enforcer?