Bruins acquire Rick Nash from Rangers before trade deadline

Rick Nash in 2018.

The Bruins have acquired Rick Nash from the Rangers in exchange for Ryan Lindgren, Ryan Spooner, and Matt Beleskey, according to the official announcement. The deal also includes a Bruins’ first and 2019 seventh-round pick.

Nash, 33, has scored 434 goals in his career and has made six All-Star appearances.

According to the Bruins, Nash will be available to play against in Buffalo on Sunday night:

The Bruins are currently third in the Atlantic Division, while the Rangers are last in the Metropolitan Division. The NHL trade deadline is Monday.