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Maple Leafs Officially Trade For Former Stanley Cup Champion

Published March 7, 2024 at 12:40
BY AUSTIN SABOURIN
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Amidst the latest trade buzz, the Toronto Maple Leafs have made a significant move, acquiring veteran defenseman Joel Edmundson from the Washington Capitals.

The trade involved the Maple Leafs sending a 3rd round pick and a 4th round pick to the Capitals, with Washington retaining 50% of Edmundson's $1.75 million cap hit.

Full trade, per sources:

To #Leafs: Joel Edmundson (50% retained)
To #allcaps: 2024 NYI 3rd Rd Pick, 2025 CHI 5th Rd Pick


Toronto still in play to make moves.



Joel Edmundson, a 30-year-old hailing from Brandon, Manitoba, brings his experience and defensive prowess to the Maple Leafs' roster.

With one goal and six points in 44 games this season with the Capitals, he adds depth to Toronto's blue line.

TRADE: We've acquired defenceman Joel Edmundson from the Washington Capitals


Throughout his NHL career spanning 521 games, Edmundson has accumulated 29 goals and 110 points while showcasing his skills with various teams, including the St. Louis Blues, Carolina Hurricanes, Montreal Canadiens, and now the Capitals.

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