New York Rangers President and General Manager Chris Drury announced today that the team has agreed to terms with Ryan Reaves on a one-year contract extension.
Reaves, 34, skated in 37 games with the Vegas Golden Knights this past season, registering one goal and four assists for five points, along with 27 penalty minutes. He led the NHL (min. 20 games played) in hits per 60 minutes of ice time in 2020-21 (23.02), and he also led the Golden Knights in hits (141) this past season. Reaves skated in 12 games during the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs while helping the Golden Knights advance to the Semifinals.
The 6-2, 225-pounder has skated in 686 career NHL games over parts of 11 seasons (2010-11 - 2020-21) with St. Louis, Pittsburgh, and Vegas, registering 49 goals and 52 assists for 101 points, along with 937 penalty minutes.