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Marc Staal

Marc Staal  #18

New York Rangers  Defenseman
NUMBER: 18 BIRTHDATE: January 13, 1987  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 207 DRAFTED: NYR / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (12th overall)
Last Game: Registered 3 blocked shots, recorded 2 SOG, was credited with 2 hits, and posted a +2 rating in 21:17 of ice time on 2/10 at PIT - Has posted a +2 rating in each of the last 2 games - Has skated in at least 20:00 of ice time in 20 of the last 40 games, including each of the last 4 contests BLUESHIRT BULLETS: - Ranks 2nd on NYR in games played (594) and blocked shots (733), and ranks 3rd among NYR defensemen in goals (34), assists (110), and points (144) since he joined the team in 2007-08 - Is 1 of 12 defensemen who have skated in at least 500 career games with NYR; ranks 10th among NYR defensemen in all-time games played (594) 2015-16: - Is tied for the team lead in games played (54), ranks 2nd in total ice time (1,056:11), and ranks 4th in blocked shots (79) - Is tied for 1st among NYR defensemen in GWG (1), ranks 3rd in EVA (11) and EVP (13), and is tied for 3rd in assists (11) - Established a single-game career-high and led all skaters with 7 blocked shots on 1/11 vs. BOS
Brother of Eric and Marc OHL First All-Star Team (2006, 2007) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2006, 2007) OHL Playoff MVP (2007) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011) Missed majority of 2012-13 due to eye injury vs. Philadelphia, March 5, 2013.


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