Libor Hajek loaned to Czech team

The Rangers have loaned defenseman Libor Hajek to HC Kometa Brno of the Czech league. (Elite Prospects) Hajek, 22, will enter the final-year of his entry-level contract in 2020-21. He played 28 games with the Rangers last season, 23 in the AHL and joined the Rangers as part of their group that went to Toronto for the qualifying round. Vitali Kravtsov, Lias Andersson and Yegor Rykov are Ranger prospects that…

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Libor Hajek sent to Hartford

The Rangers announced that defenseman Libor Hajek has been sent to Hartford. Hajek returned to the Rangers lineup on Saturday after missing 16 games with a knee sprain. Against the Blues, Hajek was a minus two in 15:05. On the season, Hajek has five assists, a minus four rating, 12 PIM and 23 shots on goal with an average of 15:59 per game. Hajek was a scratch last night against…

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Libor Hajek out 3-4 weeks with a knee sprain

The Rangers have announced that Libor Hajek will miss the next 3-4 weeks with a knee sprain that he suffered in the first period against Columbus on Thursday. In 27 games this season, Hajek had five assists, 22 shots on goal, 46 shot attempts, 40 blocked shots, 19 hits, 7 takeaways and 16 giveaways with an average of 16:01 per game.

Libor Hajek has a separated shoulder

David Quinn announced that Libor Hajek suffered a separated shoulder in the third period against New Jersey and that right now there is no timetable for a return. (MSG) Prior to being injured Hajek scored his first career NHL goal. In the game he played 14:08, had 3 shots, 1 shot attempt blocked and called for a high sticking penalty.

Rangers call up Libor Hajek from Hartford

The Rangers have announced that Libor Hajek has been called up from Hartford. Hajek, 21, was acquired by the Rangers in the Ryan McDonagh trade last year. In his first pro season, Hajek has played in 58 games, has five assists, 36 PIM and is a minus 26. In December, Wolf Pack coach Keith McCambridge said that Hajek has made “good strides,” noted that he is a “real powerful skater”…

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