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Ryan McDonagh
Ryan McDonagh
Defenseman  - NYR
(muhk-DUHN-uh)
Number: 27
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 213
Shoots: Left
Born: Jun 13, 1989  (Age 25)
Birthplace: St. Paul, MN, United States
Hometown: St. Paul, Minn.
Acquired: Traded by Montreal with Christopher Higgins and Pavel Valentenko to N.Y. Rangers in exchange for Scott Gomez, Tom Pyatt and Mike Busto on June 30, 2009.
Drafted: MTL / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (12th overall)
Last Game: Logged 21:59 of ice time in Game 5 vs. TBL - Leads NHL defensemen in assists (19) and points (26), and ranks second in goals (seven) in playoff action since the 2014 Playoffs - Has notched four points (1 G, 3 A) in the last six games and five points (2 G, 3 A) in the last eight games 2015 PLAYOFFS - Ranks fourth in the NHL in blocked shots (39), is tied for fourth in GWG (two), and is tied for fifth in takeaways (13) - Leads NHL defensemen in takeaways, is tied for first in GWG and PPG (two), is tied for second in goals (three), is tied for third in PPP (three), and is tied for fourth in points (nine) - Leads the Rangers in average ice time (23:57), is tied for the team lead in GWG and PPG, ranks second in blocked shots and takeaways, is tied for third in assists (six), is tied for fourth in points and PPP, and is tied for fifth in goals and plus/minus rating (plus-two) FIRST ROUND VS. PIT - Tied for first among all skaters - and led all defensemen - in points (four)

WCHA All-Rookie Team (2008) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2010) Traded to NY Rangers by Montreal with Chris Higgins and Pavel Valentenko for Scott Gomez, Tom Pyatt and Michael Busto, June 30, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Astana (KHL), October 9, 2012.
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