Hagelin has been a nice spark for the Rangers, who are 5-1-0 in games in which he's played. He has four goals and three assists.
Hagelin now has three points in as many games since debuting last week. He is certainly someone to keep a close eye on going forward.
Hagelin had been out while recovering from shoulder surgery.
Hagelin agreed to a two-year, $4.5 contract. He will earn $2.1 million next season and $2.4 million in 2014-15. He carries a salary-cap hit of $2.25 million. Hagelin, who is also 24, had 10 goals, 14 assists and a plus-10 rating in playing in all 48 games last season. He ranked sixth on the team in points and goals and third in shots. New York went 14-2-1 when he had a point. In the playoffs, Hagelin had career-highs with three goals, six points and a plus-six rating.
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