The rumors have been floating around for a little while now, but Darren Dreger has put it in writing that the Rangers may be involved as a middle man in a potential Tampa/Ottawa deal for Erik Karlsson. The Lightning need someone to take salary, and the Rangers are flush with cap space.
For the Blueshirts, they should be doing everything in their power to help the Bolts win a Cup, which would ensure they have another first round pick next year as part of the Ryan McDonagh trade. It’s nice to see the Rangers flexing their cap muscle as well.
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