(NEW YORK) — The New York Rangers acquired forwards Darroll Powe and Nick Palmieri from the Minnesota Wild on Monday for forward Mike Rupp.
In 294 career games with the Wild and the Philadelphia Flyers, the 27-year-old Powe has 28 goals and 28 assists for 56 points.
The 23-year-old Palmieri has been playing with the AHL’s Houston Aeros, the minor league affiliate of the Wild, where he has 10 goals and 21 points in 40 games this season.
The 33-year-old Rupp comes to Minnesota with a wealth of experience, having scored 53 goals and 41 assists in 565 career games. He was a member of the 2003 Stanley Cup champion New Jersey Devils, in which he scored the series-winning goal.
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Natalia Hepworth, EastIdahoNews.com