Lonny_Bohonos_14 Posted January 16, 2015 Share Posted January 16, 2015 Bob McKenzie @TSNBobMcKenzie 1h1 hour ago Marc Staal's six-year extension with NYR expected to have AAV of about $5.7M. Heavy lifting on negotiations done; still finalizing paperwork Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC 1h1 hour ago NYR closing in on 6 year extension worth about $5.7M AAV on Marc Staal...first to report was @NYP_Brooksie. Maybe not today, but soon. Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC 1h1 hour ago On Staal -- agreement in principle is in-place. Now the lawyers get paid. Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun 13m13 minutes ago One more detail on Staal deal: full NTC for first 3 years and starts right away; then after 3 years it becomes a partial NTC Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun 13m13 minutes ago also has full no-move throughout which only pertains to waivers (can't be placed on waivers) There goes the Staal Family reunion in Raleigh. The New York Rangers have agreed to terms with defenceman Marc Staal on a contract extension, the team announced on Sunday. The deal is for six years and is worth $5.7 million per season. "It's the place I want to be," said Staal according to a Rangers team tweet. "I've had great time growing up in this organization and have a lot of respect for what they do." LeBrun also reported that the deal will include a full no-trade clause for the first three years, but then become a partial no-trade clause, it will have a full no-movement clause as well, only pertaining to waivers. "It's been fun winning games with the guys in this room," said Staal. "This is the right choice (for me)." The Thunder Bay, Ontario native was selected in the first round, 12th overall, of the 2005 NHL Draft by the Rangers and has spent eight seasons with the club, since making his debut during the 2007-08 campaign. In 43 games this season, Staal has contributed two goals and six assists while also posting a plus-8 rating and 32 penalty minutes. The 28-year-old defenceman has appeared in 68 playoff games with the Rangers and has six goals and 10 assists in the postseason. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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