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The Tampa Bay Lightning continued to add blue- line depth on Monday, acquiring young defenseman Keith Aulie from the Toronto Maple Leafs for former first-round pick Carter Ashton.
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Via TSN, the Maple Leafs have sent Keith Aulie to the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for Carter Ashton. Aulie was part of the trade that sent Dion Phaneuf to Toronto in 2010.
This deal involves two young players. Here are the Elite Prospects profiles for both players:
[Keith Aulie] [Carter Ashton]
We're at FOUR trades now!
Brian Burke, President and General Manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, announced Monday that the team has obtained forward Carter Ashton from Tampa Bay. In exchange, the Maple Leafs sent defenceman Keith Aulie to the Lightning.
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6-foot-6, 220-pound defenseman played 17 NHL games with ...
The Toronto Maple Leafs traded defenseman Keith Aulie to the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for right wing Carter Ashton.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Lightning have traded forward Carter Ashton to the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for defenseman Keith Aulis.
Aulie appeared in 17 games for the Maple Leafs this season and had two assists. In 57 games over two NHL seasons, the 22-year-old has two goals and four career points.
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman announced the deal before Monday...
The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired defenseman Keith Aulie from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for forward Carter Ashton, Vice President and General Manager Steve Yzerman announced today.
Aulie, 6-foot-6, 217 pounds, has played in ...
The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired forward Carter Ashton from the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for defenseman Keith Aulie.
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from Steve Buffery of the Toronto Sun, A playoff berth for this team is just as big a long shot today as it was before Monday’s NHL trade deadline.
And Leafs GM Brian Burke isn’t apologizing for that.
Burke made a couple of deals on Deadline Day, most notably trading big, young defenceman Keith Aulie for big, young forward Carter Ashton, but did nothing to help his struggling...
Sure Keith Aulie disappointed the Maple Leafs. If he didn't regress, he didn't progress, either. With multiple chances to play in the NHL this season, he couldn't stick. But more to the point, Brian Burke and Co. felt they were...
So the big mean bogeyman is gone.
No more nasty old trade deadline talk to have the Maple Leafs cowering under their beds. As it turned out, only Keith Aulie had anything to fear, and that outcome has him calling Tampa home today. Not so bad, right?
Even if you buy the iffy proposition that the deadline has this great impact on the Leafs that it doesn't have on teams in other...
The Tampa Bay Lightning acquired three defensemen in the hours before the NHL trade deadline Monday, trading veteran defenseman Matt Gilroy and forward prospect Carter Ashton in the process.
TAMPA, Fla. -- "Defensemen aren't easy to find," Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman said Monday, so he was pleased when he was able to obtain three of them at the trade deadline.
Keith Aulie, obtained from the Toronto M...