Found February 27, 2012 on Fang Faction:
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Poile makes this move to get support of returning by Ryan Suter and Shea Weber. Sergei and Andrei are reunited.

UPDATED: The Canadiens receive a 2nd Round 2013 pick and a conditional 2013 5th round pick.

Here are Andrei Kostitsyn's stats.

Name Position GP Goals Assists +/- Andrei Kostitsyn LW 53 12 12 -8

Thoughts

David Poile made a great move for a top 6 forward in exchange for draft picks. Still leaving the #1 pick out there for Rick Nash. Great move, just great!

The Canadiens are currently in a re-build move and they are going to make a few more moves before the day is over.

Press Release to come...


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