New York Rangers All-Time Roster

Seasons with Rangers: 3 (1988-1990)
Regular-Season Games with Rangers: 85
Playoff Games with Rangers: 8

Acquired
Traded to Rangers by Montreal in exchange for option to switch 1989 first-round picks on January 27, 1988. Montreal exercised option and selected Lindsay Vallis, and Rangers selected Steven Rice.

Departed
Traded by Rangers to Boston in exchange for Greg Johnston and future considerations on June 28, 1990.

Show All Stats
NYR - Career Regular Season Stats
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
1987-1988 Rangers 22 3 5 8 0 96 0 0 0 20 15.0
1988-1989 Rangers 38 7 7 14 -8 177 0 0 1 39 18.0
1989-1990 Rangers 25 1 2 3 -8 59 0 0 0 24 4.2
Team Totals: 85 11 14 25 -16 332 0 0 1 83 13.3
NYR - Career Playoff Stats
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
1988-1989 Rangers 4 0 1 1 -2 38 0 0 0 8 0.0
1989-1990 Rangers 4 0 1 1 1 19 0 0 0 5 0.0
Team Totals: 8 0 2 2 -1 57 0 0 0 13 0.0
 Bio/News
RANGERS DEBUT
Jan. 28, 1988 (Rangers at Philadelphia Flyers)

FINAL GAME WITH RANGERS
April 11, 1990 (Rangers at New York Islanders) (playoffs)

RANGERS TEAM LEADER
Most playoff penalty minutes — 1989

RANGERS ORGANIZATION STATISTICS
Minor-league games: 0
Minor-league teams: None

MISCELLANEOUS
Nickname: Knuckles
Full name: Christopher John Nilan
Uniform Numbers: 30
Retired from NHL: 1992
All-Time Roster
Find any player who has
ever been a Ranger!
 
Find Players Who...
(select one or more)


 
Contact Us
E-mail your questions
and comments about
the All-Time Roster.



New York Rangers TICKETS

Rangers Ticket Central
Rangers Individual Tickets
Rangers Season Tickets
Rangers Group Tickets
Rangers Premium Seating
Rangers SubscriberCentral
My Rangers Account Manager
TicketsNow: The Official Fan
Marketplace of the Rangers
TEAM

Schedule
Roster
Front Office
In the System
Stats
Standings
CONNECT

BlueshirtsUnited
Rangers Official App
Last Minute Ticket Alerts
Mobile Alerts
Email
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
FANZONE

Contests/Promotions
Wallpaper
Photo Galleries
Sounds of the Game
COMMUNITY

Community Events
Youth Hockey
Rink Partners
Street Hockey
Rangers Road Tour
Charity Requests
Fundraising
TRADITION

Rangers History
All-Time Roster
Records/Awards
Retired Numbers
The Broadway Hat