Mika Zibanejad RUMORS & NEWS

  • Zibanejad looking for $5.35 million from Rangers in arbitration

    Pro Hockey Talk "The New York Rangers and restricted free agent forward Mika Zibanejad are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Tuesday if they can not come to an agreement on a new contract before them. On Sunday, Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported the numbers both sides are looking at heading into that..." July 23

  • Rangers GM ‘open to anything’ on new Zibanejad contract

    Pro Hockey Talk "Along with working to fix his team’s defense, the big issue at hand for New York Rangers general manager Jeff Gorton this offseason is coming to terms with restricted free agents Jesper Fast and Mika Zibanejad. Following the NHL draft on Saturday, Gorton was asked where things stand in those..." June 25

  • Mika Zibanejad finally shows why the Rangers traded for him

    New York Post "These are words Mika Zibanejad is going to live with, for good or for bad, or as long as he is a Ranger. He will forever be linked to Derick Brassard, for whom he was traded this summer, as “Big Game Brass” was sent north to his hometown Senators. So before Zibanejad’s first postseason with the..." April 19

  • Why Mika Zibanejad was congratulated on trade out of Ottawa

    Sportsnet "Mika Zibanejad‘s trade from the Ottawa Senators to the New York Rangers for Derick Brassard last summer didn’t feel real until the congratulations began rolling in. The dark-haired, soft-spoken Swede smiles as he recalled the bizarre reaction the trade evoked from friends overseas. “I didn’t..." April 08

  • Rangers’ Mika Zibanejad on family being in Iran: ‘Right now it just sucks’

    New York Daily News "President Trump's executive order barring travelers from seven countries from entering the United States affects family members of Rangers center Mika Zibanejad, the 23-year-old Swede whose father is a native of Iran, one of the countries named in the executive order. Zibanejad's father lives in..." January 31