Rangers defenseman Marc Staal is chased by Kyle Okposo.
Rangers defenseman Marc Staal celebrates after scoring a goal against the Islanders. (Mar. 30, 2010)
BOSTON - JANUARY 09: Marc Staal #18 of the New York Rangers passes the puck as Vladimir Sobotka #60 of the Boston Bruins defends on January 9, 2010 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Rangers defeated the Bruins 3-1. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
The Rangers' Marc Staal, left, clears a rebound in front of goalie Henrik Lundqvist as Boston's Shawn Thornton (22) looks on during the third period of the Rangers' 1-0 win on Sunday. (November 1, 2009)
Ryan Carter #20 of the Anaheim Ducks takes a shot at goal past Marc Staal #18 of the New York Rangers. (October 11, 2009)
New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal (18) looks at the scoreboard while the Washington Capitals rejoice after right wing Ryan Callahan scored in third period action. The Capitals defeated the Rangers 5-3, during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference playoffs on Sunday, April 26, 2009, at Madison Square Gardens in New York.
Eric Staal #12 of the Carolina Hurricanes is checked by his brother Marc Staal #18 of the New York Rangers on January 27, 2009 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The Rangers defeated the Hurricanes 3-2.