Category: Trades

Kings Extend Lewis

Kings Extend Lewis

The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Trevor Lewis to a two-year contract extension worth $3.05 million (it carries a $1.525 million cap hit, which is also what he’ll make both years). It’s a slight raise from the $1.325 million he made this season. Lewis, who turned 27 years old in January, was scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent [...]

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Lee Stempniak has been traded from the Calgary Flames to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Stempniak to Pittsburgh

Last year, the Pittsburgh Penguins were extremely busy leading up to the trade deadline, adding Jarome Iginla, Brenden Morrow, Jussi Jokinen and Douglas Murray. This year, they’ll have to settle for Lee Stempniak, who they’ve acquired from the Calgary Flames. The 31-year-old, right-handed shooting winger is a pending unrestricted free agent that currently holds a $2.5 million cap hit. Stempniak [...]

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Ducks, Sens Make A Slightly Smaller Blockbuster Deal

Ducks, Sens Make A Slightly Smaller Blockbuster Deal

The Ottawa Senators have traded Andre Petersson to the Anaheim Ducks for Alex Grant. Petersson was selected by the Senators in the 4th round (109th overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. Petersson started the 2012-2013 season with Binghamton and had 2 goals and 3 assists before injuring his hip and ending his season early. This season has been a [...]

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Halak On The Move Again, Traded To Capitals For Neuvirth

With zero games in a Buffalo Sabres uniform to date, Jaroslav Halak and a 2015 third rounder have been traded to the Washington Capitals in return for Michal Neuvirth and Rusty Klesla. Last Friday, the Sabres acquired goalie Jaroslav Halak, forward Chris Stewart, prospect William Carrier, a 2015 first-round pick and a 2016 third-round pick in return for Ryan Miller [...]

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Big Name Forward Thomas Vanek Traded To Habs

Big Name Forward Thomas Vanek Traded To Habs

The Montreal Canadiens made the biggest splash at the deadline, sending a second round pick and prospect Sebastian Collberg for superstar winger Thomas Vanek. Vanek, who has 77 goals in the past three years, was acquired by the Islanders in a trade with the Buffalo Sabres earlier this season. He curretly has 21 goals and 32 assists for 51 points in 60 [...]

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Matt Moulson is off to the Minnesota Wild.

Minnesota Adds Moulson; Detroit Gets Legwand

The Minnesota Wild has loaded up for a playoff run, acquiring left wing Matt Moulson and forward Cody McCormick from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for forward Torey Mitchell and draft picks. Still awaiting word on the exact details of the draft picks. I wrote this about Moulson yesterday as a potential trade target of the Kings: “Matt Moulson: Current [...]

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Reto Berra Traded To Colorado

This one is strange. The Calgary Flames, struggling in every aspect of hockey this season, have traded goaltender Reto Berra for a second round draft pick. Berra, who has played considerably well for the Flames, will act as Colorado’s third goaltender behind Semyon Varlamov and JS Giguiere. Berra has a 9-17-2 record to go along with a 2.95 GAA and [...]

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Canucks Ship Out Diaz To Rangers For Fifth Rounder

Canucks Ship Out Diaz To Rangers For Fifth Rounder

Just over a month after acquiring him from the Montreal Canadiens, the Vancouver Canucks have sent Raphael Diaz to the New York Rangers for a fifth round draft pick. The unrestricted free agent is in the final year of a contract that pays him $1.25-million. Diaz hasn’t seen a lot of ice time this year, having not dressed for a month [...]

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