The Rangers traded Rick Nash to the Boston Bruins in exchange for a first round pick in 2018, a seventh round pick in 2019, the rights to defenseman Ryan Lindgren along with wingers Ryan Spooner and Mwtt Beleskey.
Nash is in the final year of his contract and is set to become a UFA on July 1st. The 33 year old has 18 goals and 10 assists this season. In parts of six seasons with the Rangers, Nash scored 145 goals. In 73 post season games with the Rangers, Nash scored 14 goals.