Igor Shesterkin

The Rangers' Igor Shesterkin makes a save on Miles Wood of the Devils on Sept. 18, 2019, at Madison Square Garden.
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Brandon Contes
March 06, 2020 - 2:55 pm
Less than two weeks after suffering a rib fracture in a car accident, New York Rangers young goalie Igor Shesterkin could be back in net this weekend, according to head coach David Quinn. Click to read.
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New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20) collides with New York Islanders goaltender Semyon Varlamov (40) during the third period on Jan 16, 2020 at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
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Ryan Chatelain
February 24, 2020 - 12:17 pm
The New York Rangers and Chris Kreider have agreed to a seven-year contract extension before Monday's NHL trade deadline. However, goalie Igor Shesterkin and winger Pavel Buchnevich were injured in a car accident. Click to read.
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Igor Shesterkin of the Rangers braces for a second period shot from Alex Biega #3 of the Detroit Red Wings at Madison Square Garden on January 31, 2020 in New York City.
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Sean Hartnett
February 10, 2020 - 1:25 pm
Sean Hartnett argues that it's time for Igor Shesterkin to be the Rangers' starting goaltender, even over Henrik Lundqvist.
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New York Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin (31) during a break in action in the third period against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Madison Square Garden
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Sean Hartnett
February 06, 2020 - 1:01 pm
New York Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin has played a small sample size, but he's showing he's not your ordinary rookie. Click to read.
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Igor Shesterkin of the Rangers tends net against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Madison Square Garden on January 19, 2020 in New York City.
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Sean Hartnett
January 20, 2020 - 10:15 am
Despite the strong play of Alexandar Georgiev and the longevity of Henrik Lundqvist, Igor Shesterkin is bound to eventually take over as the Rangers’ franchise goaltender.
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Igor Shesterkin of the New York Rangers plays in his first NHL game against the Colorado Avalanche on Jan. 7, 2019, at Madison Square Garden.
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Sean Hartnett
January 08, 2020 - 10:22 am
The Rangers’ succession plan for Henrik Lundqvist arrived in the form of 24-year-old debutant Igor Shesterkin, who made his NHL debut Tuesday. After years of dominant play against KHL pros and 23 games of splendid, All-Star-level netminding in the AHL, Shesterkin was deemed ready to test himself at...
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Devils left wing Brett Seney shoots on goal against Rangers center Mika Zibanejad and goaltender Igor Shesterkin during a preseason game on Sept. 18, 2019, at Madison Square Garden.
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Ryan Chatelain
January 06, 2020 - 2:42 pm
The future is now for the Rangers, who on Monday called up highly touted goalie prospect Igor Shesterkin, long considered Henrik Lundqvist's heir apparent.
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Igor Shesterkin of Team Russia stretches out the pad and blocker to make a save against the United States in a quarterfinal round game in the 2015 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships on Jan. 2, 2015, at the Bell Centre in Montreal.
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Sean Hartnett
May 03, 2019 - 1:14 pm
On Friday, the Rangers signed goaltender Igor Shesterkin and wing Vitali Kravtsov to entry-level contracts. Both prospects will arrive in the NHL with considerable buzz attached to their names. Click to read.
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