Teams prepping for the postseason
The Original Six clubs have been among the busiest in this year's trade market.
Including Montreal's acquisition of forward Alex Kovalev from the Rangers on Tuesday and Detroit's acquisition of center Robert Lang from Washington last weekend, the Original Six clubs have been among the busiest in this year's trade market. Here's a look at how the recent deals are being viewed in these demanding markets:
New York Rangers trade defenseman Brian Leetch and a conditional draft pick to Toronto in exchange for defenseman Maxim Kondratiev, forward Jarkko Immonen, Toronto's 2004 first-round pick and 2005 second-round pick.