Martin Straka signed a 1-year contract Thursday with his former Czech club.
Martin Straka has decided to leave the NHL and return to his former Czech club.
Brendan Shanahan made a surprise return to the New York lineup, but the Rangers were still short because of injuries to Martin Straka and Sean Avery.
Brendan Shanahan ripped a shot past Martin Brodeur 30 seconds into overtime, breaking a scoreless tie and snapping the Devils' nine-game winning streak in the Rangers' 1-0 victory Sunday.
Pete Becker discusses 13 players whose stock is going up or down, highlighted by a return to prominence of Canucks captain Markus Naslund, thanks to his new linemates.
Tim Kavanagh provides updates on the key injuries around the NHL, including one to the red-hot Jere Lehtinen.
Tim Kavanagh provides updates on the key injuries around the NHL and notes that some key fantasy players are close to returning.
Tim Kavanagh provides updates of the key injuries around the NHL, including a major setback for the Thrashers as they lose their starting goaltender.
Rangers 4, Devils 3
Rangers forward Martin Straka injured his right leg and needed help getting off the ice in the first period Saturday night of New York's game against the Boston Bruins.
Martin Straka, who is enjoying one of his finest NHL seasons, is sticking with the Rangers.
Martin Straka tied All-Star Brendan Shanahan for the New York goal lead, and Jed Ortmeyer scored on a late penalty shot to give the Rangers a 3-1 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday.
NY Rangers (21-17-4) at Montreal (23-12-5) 3:00 pm EST
Martin Straka's sixth NHL hat trick pushed him over the 20-goal mark for the sixth time and carried the streaking New York Rangers to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.
Martin Straka set up both New York goals, stretching his career-best point streak to 10 games and lifting the New York Rangers to a 2-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Sunday night.
Jaromir Jagr and Martin Straka each had a goal and an assist, and Henrik Lundqvist made 34 saves in the New York Rangers' 3-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday.