NHL trade news: A blockbuster three-team trade has been finalized with the big name in the deal being center Matt Duchene. The Ottawa Senators acquire Duchene from the Colorado Avalanche. The Nashville Predators were also involved in the deal.
Hot off the press!
— Ottawa Senators (@Senators) November 6, 2017
The 27-year-old had four goals and six assists this season for the Avalanche.
Ottawa… can’t wait to get started with the @Senators today! I’m so excited to be back in my home province! 🇨🇦🇨🇦🇨🇦
— Matt Duchene (@Matt9Duchene) November 6, 2017
Kyle Turris goes from Ottawa to Nashville and agrees to a six-year extension with the Predators. The 27-year-old center had three goals and six assists for the Senators this season.
— Nashville Predators (@PredsNHL) November 6, 2017
Both Duchene and Turris were third overall draft picks (Duchene in 2009 and Turris in 2007).
The Avalanche get back defenseman Samuel Girard, forward Vladislav Kamenev and a second-round pick from Nashville. From Ottawa, the Avs get center Shane Bowers, goalie Andrew Hammond and two draft picks (first and third round).
We have acquired Bowers, Hammond, Girard, Kamenev and draft picks from Ottawa and Nashville. https://t.co/kZC78dGZGF
— Colorado Avalanche (@Avalanche) November 6, 2017
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For additional Senators news, check out: Karlsson to make season debut.
For additional Predators news, check out: Ryan Ellis out 4-6 months.
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