Rangers agree to terms with RFA defenceman Tony DeAngelo

New York Rangers defenceman Tony DeAngelo. (Julio Cortez/AP)

The New York Rangers have agreed to terms with restricted free agent defenceman Tony DeAngelo. Terms of the deal were not released, but Dan Rosen of NHL.com reports the contract is for one-year and $925,000.

DeAngelo, 23, appeared in 61 games with the Rangers last season, scoring four goals and 30 points. He also posted a plus-six rating and collected 77 penalty minutes. He set career-highs in games played, assists, points and average ice time (19:20) last season.

DeAngelo was originally a first-round pick by the Tampa Bay Lightning in 2014. The Rangers acquired him in a trade with the Arizona Coyotes in June of 2017.

In 132 NHL games with the Coyotes and Rangers, DeAngelo has scored nine goals and 52 points.

September 20, 2019

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Tony DeAngelo
Defence
AGE: 23
LENGTH:
1 Year
CONTRACT TYPE:
Re-signing
SALARY CAP HIT:
$925,000
TOTAL:
$925,000

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