NY Rangers Trade Rumors: Girardi and Staal on the move?

Per Pat Leonard, the Rangers are trying to move both Marc Staal and Dan Girardi.

This is certainly an interesting development, as all signs had pointed to one, if not both of them staying. Both are signed to long term deals with big cap hits and no-move clauses, but both carry name brand value.

This could be an interesting draft.

19 thoughts on “NY Rangers Trade Rumors: Girardi and Staal on the move?

  • Jun 24, 2016 at 5:52 pm

    It’s reasonable. to assume that if this is true then Gorton has already received assurance that they would wave their no movement clauses. Otherwise why bother. Maybe after last year they may want out but the Rangers probably would not get a lot for either, except maybe draft picks.

    • Jun 24, 2016 at 6:25 pm

      I’d take a seventh rounder for the both of them.

      • Jun 24, 2016 at 6:27 pm

        Oh, and Leonard tweeted that it’s not believed that either have been asked to waive their NMC.

  • Jun 24, 2016 at 6:08 pm

    Even a decent pick would be great just to free up space for now and the future. I’ll believe it when I see it

    • Jun 25, 2016 at 10:32 am

      Pick?? I’ll take a decent “puck” for either guy

  • Jun 24, 2016 at 6:39 pm

    Staal and Girardi are still very capable dman. They both have become scapegoats by many Ranger followers for their coaches’ brutal defensive system, and inconsistent play between the pipes.

    Any team wanting to become a serious cup contender could use either Marc or Danny on their blueline.

    • Jun 24, 2016 at 8:41 pm

      I have a bridge you might be interested in…

    • Jun 24, 2016 at 11:07 pm

      They would certainly be better in a less complex system, however at this point in their careers they aren’t getting better, and it’s worth it to free up the cap space to get better.

      • Jun 25, 2016 at 8:33 am

        Worst case scenario, AV could simplify things. Wait, we are talking about AV, forget about it !!!!!!!!!!!!!

        We should contact some recycling company, and see if the can scarp this junk !!!!!!!!!!

  • Jun 24, 2016 at 7:05 pm

    I like to see the Rangers trade AV for a draft pick and throw in eddie eddie eddie for future considerations.

    • Jun 24, 2016 at 9:33 pm

      Lol!!!!! I’ll take a7th rounder in the 2024 draft.

    • Jun 24, 2016 at 11:04 pm

      interesting that since we got blown away during the PO’s, we lost contact with Eddie boy all together !!!!!!!!!!!

    • Jun 25, 2016 at 7:40 am

      How about the Rangers just fire AV, like they should have?

      • Jun 25, 2016 at 8:34 am

        now we’re talking !!!!!!!!!!!!1

        • Jun 26, 2016 at 7:16 am

          the fans giving a thumbs down to you and I don’t get it.

  • Jun 24, 2016 at 7:37 pm

    Trying to move Staal & Girardi , like trying to climb Mount Everest with no oxygen!! Good luck Jeff Gorton, you get an A+ for effort!!

  • Jun 24, 2016 at 8:45 pm

    The only way Gorton trades Girardi is if he makes a deal with the Devil(s) and sends his immortal soul to NJ.

  • Jun 26, 2016 at 1:59 am

    Lol. I love how somehow this is “news.” Well I should HOPE so?!

  • Jun 27, 2016 at 7:50 am

    they will not move staal because they do not have yandle I would move Girardi quicker because of age and injury

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