PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have traded for two defenseman at the NHL Trade Deadline.
The Pens acquired Erik Gudbranson from the Vancouver Canucks and Chris Wideman from the Florida Panthers.
“Hearing Erik Gudbranson on the move, from VAN to PIT.”
Ahead Tanner Pearson is headed to Vancouver in exchange for Gudbranson.
Tanner Pearson heading to Vancouver.
Gudbranson is signed for $4 million for each calendar year by way of 2021. In 57 video games this period, he has two ambitions and eight details and is a minus-27 this period.
“Chris Wideman also heading to Pittsburgh, for each @reporterchris.”
Pearson joined the Penguins in November when he was acquired for ahead Carl Hagelin in a trade with the Los Angeles Kings.
The Twittershphere erupted with views about the offer soon after it was claimed.
“The Penguins are going to be utilizing $7.25 million of cap area on Jack Johnson and Erik Gudbransson for the future two seasons soon after this just one.”
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