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The Rangers announced Monday that Marc Staal will not join the team in Europe for the first two games of the season as he continues to recover from post-concussion syndrome. For those that have been reading me this season and/or just following the news on Staal, this decision comes as little surprise. For now, the Rangers are not placing Staal on injured reserve, though that could change as time g...
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The New York Rangers have placed 24-year-old defenseman Marc Staal on injured reserve, the team announced.
The Rangers defense did not look good against Zug – an understatement. It hasn’t looked particularly good throughout the European tour in all honesty. So much of that has to do with the absence of Marc Staal which will now stretch in to the regular season. It also has to do with Mike Sauer of course. The Rangers’ defense is patched up and will be for a little while longer and...
BY KYLE BAUER
Today, New York Rangers general manager Glen Sather informed the New York media that defenseman Marc Staal will miss at least the first month of the season with concussion-like symptoms.
Staal joins the list of fellow all-stars Sidney Crosby and Marc Savard who have struggled to recover from concussions. His concussion was believed to be suffered when...
The Rangers should hope Monday's 8-4 drubbing at the hands of Ev Zug in their preseason finale is a result of a fatigue, and not a foreshadowing of what their defense will look like without Marc Staal on the ice. The team announced after their loss in Switzerland that Staal won't be making the trip to Europe this week.
CROMWELL, Conn. -- Marc Staal skated Friday with the AHL's Connecticut Whale, his first time on ice since flying to Buffalo on Monday to see a specialist for a cortisone shot in his neck.
But the Rangers' All-Star defenseman is unsure whether he's clear of the headaches that have plagued him since the summer and confirmed to The Record they do stem from the hit he took...
New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that defenseman Tim Erixon has been recalled from the Connecticut Whale of the American Hockey League (AHL), while forward Sean Avery has been assigned to Connecticut. In addition, defenseman Marc Staal has been placed on injured reserve. Erixon, 20, registered two assists with a [...]
New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal, who is still suffering from headaches stemming from a February concussion, will not join the team in Europe, coach John Tortorella said Monday.
Sean Avery, Stu Bickel and Brendan Bell all cleared waivers today after the New York Rangers put them out there for any other NHL franchise to take them. Avery was assigned to the Connecticut Whale, while Bickel and Bell will remain on the active roster for the time being.
To make room, on the active roster to keep Bickel and Bell while also recalling Tim Erixon the team officially...
Still suffering from headaches stemming from a February concussion, Marc Staal will not be joining the Rangers as they continue their European tour.
Coach John Tortorella made the announcement after his team's 8-4 preseason loss in Switzerland yesterday to EV Zug.
Staal will miss the Rangers' regular-season opener against the Kings on Friday in Stockholm and the following...
With the Rangers in Europe playing a preseason game in advance of their regular-season opener Friday against the Kings in Stockholm, Sweden, defenseman Marc Staal, still suffering from headaches, stayed behind yesterday and skated in Hartford with the Connecticut Whale, the Rangers' AHL affiliate.
Similar to when he practiced with the Rangers last week in training camp, Staal...
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The New York Rangers have their opening day lineup set for when they take on the Los Angeles Kings on Friday afternoon in Sweden, and as expected, it doesn’t include Sean Avery, who was reassigned to the AHL’s Connecticut Whale after failing to make the team out of training camp,… read more.
The Blueshirts placed All-Star defenseman Marc Staal on seven-day injured reserve Wednesday, and recalled 20-year-old rookie defenseman Tim Erixon from their AHL affiliate to set their 23-man roster for Friday's opener against the Kings. They also assigned winger Sean Avery to Hartford of the AHL.
STOCKHOLM -- The Rangers face the prospect of playing perhaps the first month of the NHL season without Marc Staal, general manager Glen Sather told The Post yesterday as his team skated here in full prep mode for tomorrow's season opener against the Kings at the Globe Arena.
STOCKHOLM — Facing the prospect of perhaps playing the first month of the season without Marc Staal, the Rangers have reopened discussions with 32-year-old free agent defenseman Paul Mara, The Post has learned.
If a contract agreement is reached, the idea would be for Mara, who played 156 games for the...