Originally written on Fox - The Hockey Guy  |  Last updated 11/9/14
The Columbus Blue Jackets waited months to trade Rick Nash. And what did they finally get from the New York Rangers?A couple of second/third line forwards (Artem Anisimov and Brandon Dubinsky), a good defensive prospect (Tim Erixon) and a No. 1 pick. Somehow that doesn’t seem like nearly enough – and many NHL experts agreed via Twitter:Chris Botta: “The Times gives the Nash deal the typically reserved, down-the-line Timesian treatment: ‘Trade appears to be a steal for the Rangers.’”Jesse Spector: “I’m impressed that Glen Sather stopped laughing long enough to have a conference call.”David Shoalts: “Scott Howson talks like he was the one who did the fleecing on Rick Nash trade: ‘It took 5 1/2, 6 months to get the value we're happy with.’”Don Cherry Parody: “YKNOW I HOPE COLUMBUS STORES HAVE LOTS OF BRANDON DUBINSKY JERSEYS READY FOR ALL THE BLUE JACKETS FANS RUSHIN OVER TA BUY ONE! LET'S GO!”TomSENS: “Trade is delayed: Brandon Dubinsky has taken all the Gatorade coolers

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