It’s now not searching like New York Rangers Derek Stepan (RFA) will be at the begin of their schooling camp.
Stepan is looking for five- or six-12 months deal at round $5 million a season. The Rangers are offering a -yr deal round $2.75-$three million a season.
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Stepan, 23, had 44 points in forty eight video games closing season with the Rangers.
Stepan doesn’t have a whole lot of leverage in negotiations. The Rangers have approximately $three million in cap space, which could boom if Carl Hagelin and/or Ryan Callahan are put on the LTIR.
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Any deal above $3.five million will make it difficult for Ranger control to healthy in.
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