Antti Raanta RUMORS & NEWS

  • Antti Raanta says there's no hard feelings with Blackhawks

    Chicago Tribune "Rangers goaltender Antti Raanta insists he holds no ill will against the Blackhawks, though he could see how fans think he might. Raanta drew the ire of the Hawks fans this summer when he claimed that he was rooting against the Hawks in the playoffs last season after he lost the backup..." October 08

  • Blackhawks: Antti Raanta's comments weren't reason for Cup exclusion

    ESPN Chicago "The negative comments Antti Raanta made about the Chicago Blackhawks in a Finnish publication were not the reason he was excluded from the team's 2014-15 season Stanley Cup engravings, a Blackhawks representative said Wednesday. The Blackhawks submitted to the Hockey Hall of Fame their list of..." October 01

  • Antti Raanta on joining Rangers: 'I'm as excited as a little boy'

    The Score "Antti Raanta won't get many opportunities to start for the New York Rangers, but that doesn't mean he's not optimistic about joining the organization. The former Chicago Blackhawks goaltender gave a wide-ranging, controversial interview to a Finnish publication earlier this week, including a..." September 06

  • Antti Raanta says he never rooted against the Blackhawks

    Chicago Sun-Times "Antti Raanta disputed a report in a Finnish newspaper that he was rooting against the Blackhawks in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. “I have never said anything like that,” Raanta told the Sun-Times. Raanta, who lost his job as the Hawks’ backup goaltender to Scott Darling late..." September 03

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    Chris Johnston @reporterchris

    The #NYR have acquired Antti Raanta from Chicago.

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    Tracey Myers @TramyersCSN

    #Blackhawks have acquired forward Ryan Haggerty from the New York Rangers in exchange for goaltender Antti Raanta. Bye, bye, quote machine.

  • Raanta or Darling? Do Blackhawks have backup-goalie controversy?

    CSN Chicago "Antti Raanta can appreciate the increased competition. The Blackhawks’ goaltender already was in one with Corey Crawford, though it’s clear where each falls in the pecking order. Still, they push each other and try to make each other better. Now the competition has been increased, with Scott..." October 30

  • Blackhawks agree to terms with Smith and Raanta "The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have agreed to terms with forward Ben Smith and goaltender Antti Raanta on two-year contract extensions, which run through the end of the 2015-16 National Hockey League season. Smith, 25, recorded career highs in nearly every statistical category..." June 27

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    Tracey Myers @TramyersCSN

    Antti Raanta will get his first NHL start tomorrow vs. CGY. #Blackhawks