According to Nick Kypreos at Sportsnet, Marc Staal could be back on the ice within seven to 10 days and return to the lineup before the end of the regular season.
Staal’s eye is healing well and the Rangers' hope is that he can play a few regular season games before the playoffs.
Here's more from Kypreos on Staal…
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…considering that there was concern Staal may have permanent vision damage, the fact he might be back by the end of the year is a minor miracle.
…and after the plethora of Rangers defensive breakdowns last night, he can't get back in the line-up soon enough.
H/T to reader Josh6.