NHL: Western Conference Trade Deadline Breakdown

NHL: Western Conference Trade Deadline Breakdown

The 2014 NHL trade deadline has come and gone, and the Western Conference was incredibly busy. In total, nine different picks in the 2014 NHL Draft were traded away by the top ten teams in the Western Conference, while the Blackhawks, Kings, Ducks and Coyotes added picks in this summer’s draft.

Here’s how teams in the playoff chase helped – or hurt – their chances before the deadline.

(Teams listed in order by record entering play on March 5. All trades since Feb. 28 included)

ana1. Anaheim Ducks – 91 points (62 games)
Added: Stephane Robidas, Andre Petersson
Subtracted: Dustin Penner, Viktor Fasth, Alex Grant
Picks added: 4th (2014), 5th (2014), 3rd (2015)
Picks dealt: 4th (2014)

stl2. St. Louis Blues – 88 points (61 games)
Added: Ryan Miller, Steve Ott
Subtracted: Jaroslav Halak, Chris Stewart, William Carrier
Picks added: none
Picks dealt: 1st (2015), 3rd (2016)

chi3. Chicago Blackhawks – 86 points (63 games)
Added:David Rundblad, Mathieu Brisebois
Subtracted: Brandon Pirri
Picks added: 3rd (2014), 5th (2016)
Picks dealt: 2nd (2014)

col4. Colorado Avalanche – 85 points (62 games)
Added: Reto Berra
Subtracted: none
Picks added: none
Picks dealt: 2nd (2014)

SJ Sharkssj5. San Jose Sharks – 85 points (63 games)
Added: none
Subtracted: James Livington
Picks added: 7th (2016)
Picks dealt: none

lala6. Los Angeles Kings – 76 points (63 games)
Added: Marian Gaborik, Brayden McNabb, Jonathan Parker
Subtracted: Hudson Fasching, Nicolas Deslaurier, Matt Frattin, James Livingston
Picks added: 2nd (2014), 2nd (2015)
Picks dealt: 2nd (2014), 3rd (2014)

min7. Minnesota Wild – 75 points (62 games)
Added: Matt Moulson, Ilya Bryzgalov, Cody McCormick
Subtracted: Torrey Mitchell
Picks added: none
Picks dealt: 2nd (2014), 4th (2014), 2nd (2016)

dal8. Dallas Stars – 68 points (62 games)
Added: Tim Thomas
Subtracted: Stephane Robidas, Dan Ellis
Picks added: none
Picks dealt: 4th (2014)

9. Phoenix Coyotes – 67 points (62 games)
Added: Martin Erat, John Mitchell
Subtracted: Rostislav Klesla, David Rundblad, Mathieu Brisebois, Chris Brown
Picks added: 2nd (2014)
Picks dealt: 4th (2014)

10. Winnipeg Jets – 67 points (63 games)
No trades

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