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The Edmonton Sun was eager to discuss the Oilers' latest trade. Specifically, the trade which sent David Perron to Edmonton and Magnus Paajarvi to the St. Louis Blues. Maybe they were a bit too eager as they ran a rather hilarious cover story with one embarrassing blooper.
Do you see the problem here? That's Alex Pietrangelo pictured above, a guy the Oilers have not traded for. Not pictured? Perron, the guy actually headed Edmonton's way.
Thanks to @Jeromerep for sending this our way!
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ST. LOUIS -- A day after Doug Armstrong told reporters no player on his team was safe from a potential trade, the St. Louis Blues' general manager showed he wasn't bluffing.
David Perron is no longer a Blue.
The left wing was traded by the team Wednesday, shipped to the Edmonton Oilers for forward Magnus Paajarvi and a second-round draft pick in 2014. Both clubs officially...
The David Perron trade rumors have come to fruition. The St. Louis Blues have dealt Perron to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for Magnus Paajarvi and a second-round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft, as reported by the team's official site.
The move will clear Perron's $3.812 million cap hit off the books and give the Blues more room to try and sign Alex Pietrangelo, Chris...
On Wednesday afternoon, the St. Louis Blues traded forward David Perron to the Edmonton Oilers for forward Magnus Pääjärvi and a second round pick in the 2014 Draft. Perron, 25, had 10 goals and 15 assists in 48 games for the … Continue reading →The post Blues Trade David Perron To Edmonton appeared first on Committed Indians.
It's not every day that the St. Louis Blues dominate hockey headlines. Then again, it's not every day they trade away a fan favorite and core roster member.
They did just that today by sending forward David Perron to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for fellow winger Magnus Paajarvi and a second round selection in the 2014 NHL entry draft.
Perron, 25, was one of three...
The St. Louis Blues have announced that David Perron has been traded to the Edmonton Oilers. In exchange, the Blues have acquired LW Magnus Paajarvi and a second round draft pick in 2014 from the Oilers.
Paajarvi, 22, was Edmonton’s first overall pick in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, 10th overall. Paajarvi recorded 16 points (9 goals and 7 assists) last season for Edmonton in a total...
You may have heard it on Twitter first, but here's the details on Doug Armstrong's latest deal.
The St. Louis Blues trade forward David Perron to the Edmonton Oilers for winger Magnus Paajarvi and a 2014 second-round pick.
Will be back with my deeper thoughts tonight. For now have at it in the comments. My guy reaction: in terms of clearing salary this was as good of...
St. Louis Blues general manager, Doug Armstrong, announced today that the Blues have dealt forward David Perron to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for forward Magnus Paajarvi and a 2nd round pick in the 2014 NHL entry draft. Perron looked to be the odd-man out in the Blues organization with the need to sign restricted free agents, Chris Stewart, Alex [...]
The St. Louis Blues have trade David Perron to the Edmonton Oilers for Magnus Paajarvi and a 2014 second-round draft pick.
Perron, a 25-year old left-wing, had 10 goals and 15 assists in 48 games for St. Louis last season. In his career, Perron has 84 goals and 114 assists in 340 games.
Perron has three more years left on his contract at a cap hit of just over $3.8 million. Paajarvi...
Since the great Bill Laurie Bailout, the Blues have generally operated near the NHL’s salary floor, spending just enough to stay in compliance with the collective bargaining agreement.That changes this season. The salary cap is coming down for one season -- thanks to the new collective bargaining agreement -- and Blues spending is going up.The Derek Roy signing guarantees that...
from Bernie Miklasz of the St, Louis Post-Dispatch,
The Blues are breaking up the Boy Band?
This isn't quite to the level of Justin Timberlake leaving N Sync, but still...
The beguiling forward David Perron, abundantly skilled but overpaid, is headed to Edmonton in exchange for forward Magnus Paajarvi and a 2nd round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft...
The Edmonton Oilers haven’t had a flashy off-season, but this team is clearly getting better.Geneal manager Craig MacTavish upgraded on the wing by swapping still-developing winger Magnus Paajarvi to the Blues with a second-round pick for David Perron, a highly-skilled winger capable of playing on one a top line.Perron is a clever give-and-go player who should fit nicely with his...
New Jersey Devils and Marek Zidlicky have agreed to terms on a 1 year deal. #TSN
— Aaron Ward (@aaronward_nhl) July 10, 2013
Blues trade David Perron to Oilers. Details to follow. #RDS
— Renaud Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) July 10, 2013