August 17, 2017


25° C, A few clouds

Full Forecast


Advertise With Us

Blues, Jackets swap defencemen

Hey there, time traveller!
This article was published 11/11/2011 (2105 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Blues added one of new coach Ken Hitchcock's favourites from his former team, acquiring D-man Kris Russell from the Columbus Blue Jackets.

The Blue Jackets got defenceman Nikita Nikitin in a deal after the Blues' 3-2 OT loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night that wasn't made official until Friday.

Flames' Hagman sent to Heat

CALGARY -- The Calgary Flames assigned forward Niklas Hagman to the AHL's Abbotsford Heat on Friday.

Hagman has struggled this season with a goal and three assists in eight games with Calgary. He had 11 goals and 16 assists in 71 contests with the Flames last season.

-- from the news services


Advertise With Us

You can comment on most stories on You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

Have Your Say

New to commenting? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscribers only. why?

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press Subscribers only. why?

The Winnipeg Free Press does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comment, you agree to our Terms and Conditions. These terms were revised effective January 2015.

Photo Store

Scroll down to load more