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It’s official: the Nashville Predators have acquired Andrei Kostitsyn from the Montreal Canadiens. The Preds send a second round pick in 2013 plus the conditional pick they got in the Hal Gill trade back the other way. So, in essence, the Montreal and Nashville trade now becomes Gill and Andrei Kostitsyn for minor leaguers Blake Geoffrion, Robert Slaney and second round picks in 2012 and 2013. Two key players without a single dent in the current roster. The rumor of Andrei, 27, coming to Nashville has been around for over a year and now the reuniting of the Kostitsyn brothers will finally come fruition. Sergei Kostitsyn‘s negotiating rights were acquired by the Predators in the summer of 2010 and the much-maligned forward resurrected his career in Music City. His 23 goals last season led the club. His $3.5 million deal expires on July 1 and he’s a shoot-first guy. Yes, he’s not the big name forward everyone is looking for, however, the former first round pick is a four time 20-goal ...
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