The Rangers have signed forward Turner Elson to a two year contract, per CapFriendly. If you’re wondering who Turner Elson is, you’re not alone. Elson was an undrafted free agent initially signed by Calgary, but has moved on to the Detroit organization for the last 5 seasons. The 29-year-old Elson is a career AHLer, but does have 3 NHL games. He will augment the forward group in Hartford.
The New York Rangers have signed some AHL depth, inking forward Turner Elson to a two-year, two-way deal with a $762.5K cap hit, per CapFriendly. He’ll make $750K NHL salary in 2022-23 and $775K in 2023-24, while earning a minor salary of $225K in both seasons. He’s also guaranteed $250K in both years.
Elson signed a two-year, two-way contract with the Rangers on Thursday, per CapFriendly. Elson put up 45 points in 73 contests with AHL Grand Rapids last season, parlaying that performance into a two-way deal late in the campaign. He'll move on to the Rangers' organization, and it's likely he ends up playing most of the season with AHL Hartford.
Left wing Turner Elson posted career-best numbers in goals (21), assists (24), points (45) and games played (73) this season with the Griffins. In reward, Elson signed a contract on April 25 with Detroit and suited up in two games for the Red Wings to close out the campaign. Regular...
Elson, 29, inked a one-year deal with the American Hockey League's Grand Rapids Griffins on July 30, 2021, and has spent the last five seasons as an alternate captain with the Red Wings' primary affiliate. This season, Elson ranks among the team leaders with 21 goals (2nd), 24 assists (T3rd), 45 points (4th), four power play goals (4th) and 166 shots (2nd). In 294 total games with Grand Rapids since 2017-18, Elson has compiled 143 points (61-83-144), a plus-39 rating and 228 penalty minutes, including professional career highs with 39 points (18-21-39) in 72 games during the 2018-19 campaign. A veteran of nine professional seasons, Elson has skated in 469 career AHL games between the Abbotsford Heat, Adirondack Flames, Stockton Heat and Griffins, registering 210 points (95-115-210), a plus-20 rating and 370 penalty minutes, adding six points (4-2-6) in 10 career AHL postseason games.
The Detroit Red Wings have signed forward Turner Elson for the rest of the 2021–22 season, the club announced on Monday. Elson, 29, is a 5’11”, 185-lb. center who has spent the last five seasons with the Grand Rapids Griffins of the American Hockey League. He has 21 goals and 45 points in 73 AHL games with the Griffins this season.
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