Originally written on Hockey Fan Land  |  Last updated 11/18/14
The Calgary Flames have shipped franchise icon  Jarome Iginla to the Pittsburgh Penguins. "In a shocking turn of events on a wild Thursday morning, the Calgary Flames announced that they’ve traded franchise icon Jarome Iginla to the Penguins for Pittsburgh's first-round pick in the 2013 NHL Draft, the rights to unsigned draft choices Kenneth Agostino and Ben Hanowski. Throughout much of Wednesday night, TSN's Aaron Ward and several other media outlets reported Iginla being traded to Boston for a first-round pick and two minor leaguers. But the Flames announced the deal with Pittsburgh at 1:30 a.m. ET Thursday, not long after their 4-3 home victory against Colorado. "That info was not correct," Calgary GM Jay Feaster said in announcing the deal. Feaster said the Flames had multiple offers for Iginla, and he worked with Iginla in making a decision on the player's final destination. Iginla, it seems, wanted to go to Pittsburgh and be reunited with Sidney Crosby. The two were teammates ...
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