BREAKING: Rangers trade Cam Talbot for 3 picks to the Oilers

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 23: Cam Talbot #33 of the New York Rangers is named the first star of the game following a 2-1 shootout victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs at Madison Square Garden on December 23, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

 

Cam Talbot (USAT)

Cam Talbot (USAT)

We’ve been waiting over a week for this deal to happen and it has finally gone down. The New York Rangers have acquired from the Edmonton Oilers, 3 picks in this draft.

This is a far cry from the “home-run” hockey insiders speculated on. We will learn more going forward but it clearly looks like Glen Sather overplayed his hand.