10:21AM: Katie Strang tweets that Bill Daly says that the Rangers have been advised they are within their rights to prohibit Wade Redden from playing in the minors this season.
9:27PM: At ESPN.com, Pierre LeBrun writes that the NHL and NHLPA are looking into a solution where both Redden and Gomez can continue their career, but come off the Rangers and Habs salary caps.
He adds that there is no bad blood between the Rangers and Redden/Don Meehan and that the two are trying hard to find a solution.
8:04PM: Katie Strang tweets “As with Gomez/MTL situation, NHLPA is reviewing Redden/NYR. Team has been in touch with agent, league. Multiple options discussed”
7:36PM: According to a tweet from Larry Brooks, the Rangers and Wade Redden’s agent Don Meehan explored many different scenarios that would see Wade Redden NOT have to sit out the season.
Brooks says though that the two sides couldn’t come to terms on a solution that would benefit both sides.