Found January 28, 2014 on HockeyBuzz:
Despite the fine play of the team of late, both Ryan Callahan and Dan Girardi could be in their final five weeks as New York Rangers. This was reported by Darren Dreger and Bob McKenzie on Insider Trading on TSN as well as by Pierre LeBrun on on Tuesday. Callahan: "The Rangers are gauging interest in Ryan Callahan and I know that will be a big surprise to New York Rangers fans. Ther...

Everything you need to know about the Dan Girardi/Ryan Callahan situation

Throughout the year, there have been rumblings about trading Dan Girardi or Ryan Callahan. We’ve mostly been dismissive about them. Over the past two days, we’ve seen a big blowup in the rumors, and received a bunch of emails. So let’s answer all of them: Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images Q: What exactly is going on? Both Ryan Callahan and Dan Girardi are set to...

Ryan Callahan, Dan Girardi seeking big contracts in Free Agency

The New York Rangers will be one of the most interesting teams at the NHL trade deadline because two of their best players — right-winger Ryan Callahan and top-pairing defenseman Dan Girardi — are eligible to become unrestricted free agents on July 1. The Blueshirts can either re-sign both players to large contract extensions and risk their ability to sign future free agents...

NHL Trade Rumors: Ryan Callahan on the Chopping Block

The New York Rangers are running out of time to re-sign Captain Callahan before the March 5, 2014 NHL trade deadline. GM Glen Sather is looking to trade his 28 year old captain before time runs out. The right winger has 20 points in 37 games played this season and is about to become an unrestricted free agent. His current contract has an annual cap hit of $4.28 million. The Rangers are

Rangers talk extension with Mats Zuccarello, Ryan Callahan ahead of free agency

As the Rangers help the NHL's business boom in the Bronx, they're simultaneously focused on how best to spend their slice of the league's growing revenue pie. Sunday's 7-3 Rangers win over the Devils at Yankee Stadium posted a 5.1 rating on NBC - the highest ever in New York for an NHL game on the network. Their Wednesday night showdown with the Islanders on NBC...

If It Comes Down To a Choice, Who Should Rangers Keep: Cally or G?

Tuesday’s “Insider Trading” segment on TSN sure got Rangers fans into a royal tizzy. The assertion that if both Ryan Callahan and Dan Girardi go until the trade deadline without singing extensions that it is the Blueshirts plan to trade one or both in order to avoid the possibility of losing them for nothing in […]

Rangers shopping Ryan Callahan, Dan Girardi

There have been trade rumors leaking out of New York in recent weeks that involve the Rangers making significant changes to their roster before the March 5th deadline. One of the names we’re starting to hear a lot about is Ryan Callahan but Darren Dreger from TSN is also reporting that Dan Girardi may also be on his way out of New York as well. Dreger and Bob McKenzie mentioned...

Eklund: Why on Earth Is Sather Trying to Move Ryan Callahan?

Will have a rumor chart update, but this story is truly baffling....on so many levels. The Rangers are actively trying to trade Ryan Callahan. Their heart and soul. Their captain. Their glue. People on twitter are calling this a "sound business decision" to which I say those who ignore history are doomed to repeat it. Ryan Callahan IS the NY Rangers. Is he...

Ryan Callahan and his future in blue

Courtesy of NYR Zone When the clock strikes 3pm on Wednesday, March 5th signaling the time which any player acquired by a team can be eligible to participate in the postseason (also known as the trade deadline), it is all but certain Ryan Callahan will still be Captain of the New York Rangers Hockey Club. However, what happens between March 5th and July 1st is still anyone’s guess...

Callahan Trade Rumors Baffle Rangers Fans, but He Wouldn't Be First NHL Captain Traded

An unexpected name has turned up amongst NHL trade rumors, New York Rangers captain Ryan Callahan. According to a report on, Callahan's name has been floated out of fear that the Rangers couldn't lock up their captain with a contract extension before he becomes an unrestricted free agent on July 1. Related Stories NHL trade rumors: Rangers gauging trade interest...

Rangers broaching Callahan trades as contract talks stall

Never in his career has Ryan Callahan been the subject of trade rumors. Until now, that is, with the March 5 deadline approaching and the Rangers captain apparently on his way to the open market as a free agent on July 1. Negotiations regarding an extension are at a standstill, if not an impasse, with Callahan believed seeking a deal in the neighborhood of seven years at $42 million...

The Latest Trade Talk

from Pierre LeBrun of ESPN, One player whose name I would have never predicted to be even possibly in the mix before the season is that of New York Rangers captain Ryan Callahan. But he’s a pending UFA July 1 and so far contract talks have not gone well at all, a source told Tuesday. All of which led to some rumblings that the Rangers are exploring the trade...

Girardi looking for 6 year deal

Negotiations with first-pair right defenseman Dan Girardi, also a pending unrestricted free agent, also are ongoing. Girardi, who likely would yield a bigger bounty on the rental market than Callahan, is believed to be seeking a six-year deal in the neighborhood of $5.5 million per season, which represents fair market value. The Rangers have countered with two offers, one for six...

Would You Pay Ryan Callahan $6M For 7 Years?

from Larry Brooks of the New York Post, Negotiations regarding an extension are at a standstill, if not an impasse, with Callahan believed seeking a deal in the neighborhood of seven years at $42 million that is not in the same ballpark as general manager Glen Sather is willing to pay; not even a ballpark as expansive as Yankee Stadium, where the Rangers and Islanders will meet...

Ranger Rumor Roundup – Moving On

With Michael Del Zotto now plying his trade for the Nashville Predators, Ranger Rumor Roundup can finally move on to other Blueshirt-related gossip. First up is Bruce Garrioch who believes Dan Girardi could still be moved due to the lack of progress in his extension talks with the club. Garrioch writes specifically that, “he isn’t […]

Impending UFAs Asking for Big Money Contracts - A Look to Ottawa's Future

On tonight’s edition of ‘Insider Trading’, the TSN panel relayed rumours and other assorted scuttlebutt. While there was nothing explicitly said about the Ottawa Senators, it’s worth mentioning that the New York Rangers are considering their options when it comes to impending UFAs like Dan Girardi and most importantly, Ryan Callahan. Dreger: (The Rangers are) gauging...
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