Originally written on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 11/18/14

NEW YORK - JANUARY 25: Marc Staal #18 of the New York Rangers skates against the Pittsburgh Penguins skates against on January 25, 2010 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Penguins defeated the Rangers 4-2. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
Larry Brooks at the New York Post reports that Marc Staal has been given approval to begin light physical activity following his examination by concussion specialist Dr. Robert Cantu in Boston on Tuesday.

Brooks adds that the Rangers will not be issuing updates on Staal's health status during the recovery process and it remains unclear whether he'll be able to play this season.

...while this doesn't mean fans should expect Staal back next week, it is nice to hear some positive news on the Rangers All Star defenseman.

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