Rangers trade for Antropov, Morris

Updated: March 4, 2009, 7:07 PM ET
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The New York Rangers acquired forward Nik Antropov from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for a second-round draft pick and a conditional draft pick.

Just a minute before the 3 p.m. ET trade deadline, the Rangers also got highly coveted defenseman Derek Morris from the Phoenix Coyotes.

In return, the Coyotes got defenseman Dmitri Kalinin and forwards Petr Prucha and Nigel Dawes. Morris has five goals and seven assists in 57 games this season, but had been held ...

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