Rangers sign goalie Martin Biron

Updated: June 30, 2012, 10:27 AM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

Backup goaltender Martin Biron will be back in New York for another two years.

Biron, 34, reached a new deal with the Rangers on Friday, the team announced. A source told ESPNNewYork.com the sides agreed to a two-year deal worth $2.6 million.

Biron, a 14-year veteran, went 12-6 with a 2.46 goals-against average and two shutouts last season, his second with the Rangers.

Katie Strang covers the NHL for ESPN.com. She is a graduate of Michigan State University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
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