By Christian Roatis (@CRoatis)
Throughout each NHL franchise’s history you can find trades that the team made that make you shake your head. In good way and in a bad way. There have been major steals and monumental robberies on the NHL trade market. Today we count down the top five best and worst trades in Calgary Flames history
5. Joe Mullen for a 2nd Round Pick (Nicolas Perreault)
At the 1990 NHL Entry draft the Flames dealt Joe Mullen to the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for the Penguins’ 2nd Round Pick in that draft. Mullen had been coming off a “disappointing” 69 point campaign with the Flames and that combined with Mullen being 33 years of age, Calgary decided to deal the aging scorer in hopes of maximizing their return. The deal proved to be disapointing as Mullen would go on to win two Stanley Cups and score 325 points in 379 games as a Penguin. Nicolas Perreault who was selected with the pick would never make the NHL.
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