PITTSBURGH -- Day 1 of the NHL draft is going to be tough to top on Day 2. The Penguins jolted the Consol Energy Center crowd by trading center Jordan Staal to the Hurricanes. Then they started speculation that they will make a play for Zach Parise or Ryan Suter in free agency by dumping Zbynek Michalek's salary in a late deal with the Coyotes.
"Today, we did clear some cap space with the Staal trade and Michalek trade," Penguins GM Ray Shero said. "We'll see where that's going to lead us."
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