|Assets:||Is gargantuan in the crease area at 6-8, 198 pounds, so he can intimidate opponents into thinking there are no holes to shoot at. Can be dominant when his positioning is pinpoint.|
|Flaws:||Predictably, he is so big that he isn't the quickest netminder around. Therefore, he must continue to work on his timing, lateral movement and general footwork between the pipes.|
|Career Potential:||Mammoth depth goaltender.|
|4/13/2015||Re-assigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL).|
|1/04/2015||Re-assigned to the Greenville Road Warriors (ECHL).|
|12/27/2014||Re-assigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL).|
|10/28/2014||Re-assigned to the Greenville Road Warriors (ECHL).|
|10/01/2014||Assigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL).|
|7/03/2014||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the New York Rangers to a one-year contract.|
|6/30/2014||New York Rangers tendered a qualifying offer.|
|6/04/2014||Recalled from the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL).|
|4/10/2014||Re-assigned to the Greenville Road Warriors (ECHL).|
|3/29/2014||Re-assigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL).|
|1/15/2014||Re-assigned to the Greenville Road Warriors (ECHL).|
|10/27/2013||Assigned to Hartford (AHL).|
|10/23/2013||Recalled from Hartford (AHL).|
|10/20/2013||Assigned to Hartford (AHL).|
|10/17/2013||Recalled from Hartford (AHL).|
|9/15/2013||Assigned to Hartford (AHL).|
|4/28/2013||Recalled from Connecticut (AHL).|
|12/23/2012||Re-assigned to Connecticut (AHL).|
|12/12/2012||Re-assigned to Greenville (ECHL).|
|2/18/2012||Re-assigned to Connecticut (AHL).|
|9/24/2011||Assigned to Connecticut (AHL).|
|3/24/2011||Signed by the New York Rangers to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|6/01/2010||Unsigned; will re-enter the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.|
|9/15/2009||Returned to his junior team (Peterborough-OHL).|
|9/18/2008||Returned to his junior team (Peterborough-OHL).|
|3/24/2011||Signed as a free agent by the New York Rangers.|
|6/21/2008||Drafted by the Montreal Canadiens in the 4th round (116th overall) in 2008.|
Rangers re-sign goalie Jason Missiaen | 07/03/2014 10:19 AM
NewsJason Missiaen and the New York Rangers have come together on a one-year, two-way contract.
Renaud Lavoie on Twitter
ImpactHe split time between the AHL and the ECHL last season. In 21 games with Greenville, he had a 14-6-1 record with a .919 save percentage and a 2.76 goals-against average. He's far down the Rangers' depth chart in terms of goaltending options.
Jason Missiaen to serve as NYR third stringer | 06/04/2014 7:34 PM
NewsJason Missiaen was called up to the New York Rangers ahead of the Stanley Cup Final and is currently third on the goaltending depth chart after Henrik Lundqvist and David LeNeveu.
ImpactThe Rangers' regular backup, Cam Talbot, is out with an injury, which means LeNeveu will dress as the backup for Game 1 in Los Angeles on Wednesday. Missiaen, a fourth round draft pick from 2008, has no NHL experience and it is highly unlikely he will get the chance to dress. Nonetheless, this is a pretty cool opportunity for the prospect, who went 2-11 for Hartford in the AHL this season with a 3.83 goals against average and .864 save percentage.
Jason Missiaen to serve as Lundqvist's backup | 06/04/2014 7:20 PM
NewsJason Missiaen well get a chance to dress for the New York Rangers in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, as Cam Talbot is day-to-day with an injury.
ImpactIt would take a serious injury or a significant beating to starter Henrik Lundqvist for the Rangers to send the 24 year-old Missiaen in the game. The fourth round draft pick from 2008 has no NHL experience. Nonetheless, this is a pretty cool opportunity for the prospect, who went 2-11 for Hartford in the AHL this season with a 3.83 goals against average and .864 save percentage.
Rangers return Jason Missiaen to the minors | 11/01/2013 6:57 AM
NewsThe New York Rangers have returned Jason Missiaen to the minors.
ImpactThe Rangers have their two healthy goalies in Henrik Lundqvist and Cameron Talbot so Missiaen will play in the AHL.
Jason Missiaen will serve as backup Thursday | 10/23/2013 12:44 PM
NewsJason Missiaen will join the New York Rangers for Thursday's game.
Andrew Gross on Twitter
ImpactHenrik Lundqvist isn't available due to a minor injury. Missiaen will serve as Cameron Talbot's understudy.
Rangers return Jason Missiaen to minors | 10/21/2013 8:03 AM
NewsThe New York Rangers have sent goaltender Jason Missiaen back to the minors.
The Bergen Record
ImpactThe Rangers recalled him when they sent Martin Biron to the minors but they now have recalled Cameron Talbot to the big club and have sent Missiaen back to Hartford. Just an FYI.
Jason Missiaen joins the Rangers | 10/17/2013 5:48 PM
NewsJason Missiaen has been summoned by the New York Rangers.
ImpactMissiaen has a 3.00 GAA and .885 save percentage in an AHL game this season. He will serve as Henrik Lundqvist's understudy for now.
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