By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The New Jersey Devils have acquired center Tyler Toffoli in a trade on Tuesday night. In exchange, the Calgary Flames added center Yegor Sharangovich and a 2023 third round draft pick.
The Flames re-acquire the 80th overall pick. It was previously acquired by the Devils in the Columbus Blue Jackets deal for Damon Severson.
The Blue Jackets acquired the 80th overall pick in a deal with the Seattle Kraken.
Sharangovich will become a restricted free agent on July 1st. Toffoli is entering the final year of a four-year deal that he signed with the Montréal Canadiens.
Toffoli, 31, will be on his fifth team in his 12-year career. He spent the last two seasons with the Flames before this deal.
This past season, Toffoli scored 34 goals. It was the most goals on the Flames.
Plus, it was the most goals he scored in a season since he scored 31 goals with the Los Angeles Kings during the 2015-16 season.
In his career, he has appeared in 515 games. He has scored 139 goals and has 151 assists for 290 points.
He was initially a second round draft pick by the Kings in the 2010 NHL Draft.
Sharangovich, 25, was a fifth round draft pick in the 2018 NHL Draft by the Devils. He spent the last three seasons with the team.
In his career, he has appeared in 205 games. He has 53 goals and 53 assists for 106 points.
This past season, he appeared in 75 games during the 2022-23 season. He had 13 goals and 17 assists for 30 points.© 2007-2023 The Capital Sports Report. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcasted, rewritten, or redistributed.