MONTREAL -- The Montreal Canadiens have traded goaltender Peter Budaj to the Winnipeg Jets for forward Eric Tangradi.
By dealing Budaj, the Canadiens opted to keep Dustin Tokarski as Carey Price's backup after the 25-year-old played well in last year's Eastern Conference final against the New York Rangers.
Tokarski would have had to go on waivers if the Habs didn't keep...
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October 05, 2014
Eric Tangradi, 24, LW, 6'4, 221 lbs
Last Year's Ranking: N/A
This Year's Ranking: 24
You may be asking if I'm off my rocker to put Eric Tangradi - a former second round pick in 2007 - ahead of the Jets sterling 2012 first round pick Jacob Trouba.
Hard, cold fact is: Tangradi has almost a full season on Trouba...
Via the Pens:
The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired a 2013 seventh-round draft pick from the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for Eric Tangradi, it was announced by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
This essentially guarantees that Tangradi will score a huge game-winner against the Pens the next time they play in Winnipeg that will make Jets fans go nuts.
So this actually happened on Sunday:
'tangradi' is now trending in #Pittsburgh trendsmap.com/us/pittsburgh
— Trendsmap Pittsburgh (@TrendsPGH) January 13, 2013
The first day of Penguin camp, and we didn't really have to wait for the main storyline to surface. And it's simple: There is a spot open in the top six. The player will be playing...
On Friday night in Pittsburgh, Penguins center Eric Tangradi and Montreal Canadiens defenseman Alexei Emelin collided against the glass behind the Montreal net, knocking a pane of glass loose. Unfortunately, the pane of glass fell in towards the ice, and NHL referee Kevin Pollock had to dive down on the ice to avoid being hit by the falling glass.Read more »Holdout Sports is now...