Breaking: Canadiens acquire defenseman from Vegas

GM Marc Bergevin never fails to disappoint in the NHL offseason!

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The Montreal Canadiens have announced that they’ve made a trade with the NHL’s newest franchise, the Vegas Golden Knights. Acquired just last night from the San Jose Sharks in the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft, David Schlemko is headed to La Belle Provence in exchange for a 5th round pick in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft.

In 360 career NHL games, Schlemko has produced 17 goals and 87 points as a member of the Coyotes, Stars, Flames, Devils and Sharks. He put up two goals and 16 points in 62 games in 2016-17.