By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The St. Louis Blues acquired forward Jacob de la Rose in a late Wednesday night trade. In exchange, the Detroit Red Wings acquired forward Robby Fabbri.
This was more so a trade for depth. Both players are young players, who will had depth to their respective new team.
de la Rose is a 24-year-old center. He was a second-round pick by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.
This season, before the trade, he appeared in 16 games. He also had one goal and three assists for four points. He also had a 3 +/- and 4 PIM (penalties in minutes).
He has experience playing in the NHL with the Red Wings and the Montreal Canadiens. He played four seasons with the Canadiens from 2014-15 through 2017-18.
Fabbri is a 23-year-old center. He was a first-round draft pick by the St. Louis Blues in the 2014 NHL Draft.
He has spent time in the NHL the last four seasons with the Blues. This season, he has appeared in nine games. He has gone goal for one point. Fabbri also has two PIM and -4 +/-.