He averaged 11:17 per game in the regular season and 9:39 per game for the Rangers in the playoffs in mostly a bottom six role.
In the AHL, Fast had 17 goals and 17 assists in 48 games.
- He carries a cap hit of $805,000 this season and is in the final year of his entry-level contract. He will be a RFA after the season.
Henrik Lundqvist says that there could be a spot for Fast with the Rangers and that he is a skilled player. (Hockey Sverige)
Gordie Clark says that he thinks Fast can be a player who develops into a player who contributes offensively. Clark says that Fast has good hands, good hockey sense and can play with top players because of his speed and playmaking. (NHL.com)
Fast is a "plus skater" who brings energy and could become a third line forward who can add some offense. (ESPN Insider)
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