It’s no secret the Rangers have beaten the Flyers eight straight games at Madison Square Garden dating back to March 6, 2011.
The Penguins didn’t get Ryan Kesler.
The Rangers, despite being close to a contract with captain Ryan Callahan, threw up their hands in frustration and traded him anyway.
NEW YORK -- The New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning pulled off the biggest deal on NHL trade deadline day Wednesday, swapping captains Ryan Callahan and Martin St. Louis in a blockbuster.
We’ve said it before: You seldom see blockbuster trades at the NHL trade deadline or even the days leading up to it anymore in the NHL salary-cap world.