November 16, 2018

Exchanging Ryans: Rangers acquire Strome for Spooner from Edmonton

EDMONTON, AB – OCTOBER 04: Ryan Strome #18 of the Edmonton Oilers skates against the Calgary Flames at Rogers Place on October 4, 2017 in Edmonton, Canada. (Photo by Codie McLachlan/Getty Images)

Spooner on the move (Newsday:Jim McIsaac)

TRADE ALERT: The Rangers have acquired Ryan Strome from the Edmonton Oilers.

In a bit of a surprising move, the Rangers got a little younger. Oddly, the Rangers are retaining salary here so no cap savings. To be honest the move makes no sense to me but here’s Larry Brooks’ take.