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Report: Panthers trade Steven Kampfer, pick to Rangers for Dylan McIlrath

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New York also gets a conditional seventh-rounder in 2018

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According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, the Florida Panthers have traded Steven Kampfer and a conditional seventh-round pick in 2018 to the New York Rangers for defenseman Dylan McIlrath.

The move comes a day after Kampfer, who has only suited up for one game this season, cleared waivers.

Kampfer saw action in 47 games (4A, +5) for the Cats last year after playing in 25 tilts in 2014-15 after he was acquired from the Rangers, along with Andrew Yogan, for winger Joey Crabb.

McIlrath is a big-bodied, former first round draft pick (10th overall in 2010) that has 38 games of NHL experience and another 184 in the American League.

The 24-year-old played in 34 games for the Blueshirts last season, posting totals of 2 goals, 2 assists and 64 PIM to along with a +7 rating.