Birth date 13 Jan 1987 (31 years)
Nationality Canada Canada
Position Defence
Team history
Rangers 2007 - present

Marc Staal is a Canadian defenseman on the New York Rangers.

Marc is the middle brother of the three Staal brothers playing in the NHL. His older brother, Eric, stars on the Carolina Hurricanes, while his younger brother Jordan helped the Penguins reach the Stanley Cup Finals in 2008. Marc was drafter 12th overall in 2005, by the Rangers, after playing for the Sudbury Wolves in the OHL. Staal joined the Rangers in 2007, playing 80 games and recording 10 points in his rookie season. Staal played in back to back NHL Youngstars games, first as a rookie in 2008, and as a sophomore in 2009.

Staal has won two gold medals with Team Canada, at the 2006 and 2007 World Junior Championships.