1/3/15 | 9:08AM: Stralman said that everything he was hearing from the Rangers was good and expected an easy negotiation to stay. (Hockey Sverige)
He said that the team made an offer, he countered and then things went silent. (Hockey Sverige)
He adds that the Rangers signed Boyle for more than they offered him and understood that the team wanted to go in a different direction. (Hockey Sverige)
Stralman said that he is happy in Tampa and has more c confidence than he did with the Rangers. (Hockey Sverige)
11/17/14 | 4:02PM: Stralman said that there was "zero negotiation." (NYT)
He says that "all he wanted," along with his family was to stay with the Rangers. He said that he understands if they wanted to move in another direction but wishes he was told. (NYT)
3:55PM: Stralman said on Monday that all he wanted to do was stay with the Rangers and he was disappointed with the lack of communication about a new deal. (NY Post)
11/16/14 | 6:37PM: This season for Tampa Bay, Anton Stralman is averaging 22:36 per game and has 2 goals and 8 assists in 18 games.
In 81 games for the Rangers last year, Stralman had 1 goal and 12 assists in 19:24 per game.
Tampa coach John Cooper said recently that Stralman had been "nothing short of sensational" for the Lightning and Ryan Callahan said that Stralman is playing some of the best hockey he has ever seen him play. (TBO)
- The Rangers reportedly offered him around $4 million but on a shorter term than five-years.