Igor Shesterkin and Pavel Buchnevich in car accident

11:21AM: Igor Shesterkin and Pavel Buchnevich were in a car accident last night in Brooklyn. Buchnevich is listed as day to day. Shesterkin has a non-displaced rib fracture and will be reassessed in a couple of weeks. Rangers President John Davidson said, “last night at 8:30PM there was a car accident involving two of our players, Igor Shesterkin and Pavel Buchnevich. It was in Brooklyn, Igor was driving and apparently…

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Pavel Buchnevich signs TWO-Year deal with the Rangers

The Rangers have announced that Pavel Buchnevich has agreed to a new contract. The deal is for two-years and has a cap hit of $3.25 million, according to Larry Brooks. He will be a restricted free agent when this contract expires. Buchnevich was slated to have an arbitration hearing this Monday. The Rangers will have a 48-hour buyout window that begins on Monday and ends at Wednesday at 5PM. This…

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What is going on with Pavel Buchnevich and Vlad Namestnikov?

Following the Rangers acquisition of Jacob Trouba in June, Darren Dreger tweeted that the Rangers “potentially” had forwards like Chris Kreider, Jimmy Vesey, Vlad Namestnikov and Pavel Buchnevich “in play.” The Rangers moved Vesey on July 1 to Buffalo for a 2021 third-round pick while Kreider remains with the Rangers and is heading into the final-year of his contract. Buchnevich is an RFA and his arbitration hearing is set for…

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What Pavel Buchnevich said about his season and the Rangers

In an interview with Russian media, Pavel Buchnevich said the following about the Rangers (Championat): “I am confident in myself that I am a good hockey player.” He is not a 6-7 minute a night player and that once he was given the ice time he showed what he can do. He and David Quinn had a meeting later in the season where Buchnevich expressed his thoughts, Quinn said his…

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How Pavel Buchnevich played on Thursday against the Devils

11:56AM: After being scratched on Tuesday against the Flyers, Pavel Buchnevich played 12 minutes against the Devils. He had an assist, 3 shots on goal and 1 hit while playing 2:44 in the first, 2:54 in the second and 6:22 in the third. Buchnevich was moved up in the third period after Jimmy Vesey’s turnover led to a Devils goal.