Here’s some news for your Sunday morning: Rick Nash has been traded to the Bruins for Matt Beleskey, Ryan Spooner, Ryan Lindgren and a first-round pick.
Trade call is done. Rick Nash is a Boston Bruin.— John Shannon (@JSportsnet) February 25, 2018
1st round pick , prospect Lindgren and Ryan Spooner close this deal out. Rangers as of late last night holding 50% of Nash contract— Nick Kypreos (@RealKyper) February 25, 2018
Deal is looking like this: Beleskey, Spooner, Lindgren and a first for Nash. Salary is retained on both Nash (50 per cent) and Beleskey— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) February 25, 2018
DEALIN’ DON SWEENEY STRIKES AGAIN!
The updates keep coming in, so we’ll continue to update this post, but...wow.
EDIT (9:34 AM): The Rangers have made it official.
OFFICIAL: #NYR have acquired a first-round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft, defenseman Ryan Lindgren, forwards Ryan Spooner and Matt Beleskey, and a seventh-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft from the Bruins in exchange for Rick Nash.— New York Rangers (@NYRangers) February 25, 2018
EDIT (9:39 AM): Some more details from CapFriendly, including how the salary works.