Special Sub-Topic: 2003 NHL Trade Deadline
|The St. Louis Blues traded prospect Justin Papineau and a draft pick for which goalie?|
Chris Osgood. The Blues acquired Osgood from the Islanders along with a 2003 draft pick.
|The Toronto Maple Leafs were one of the busiest teams within a week of the deadline, making four trades. Who did the Leafs NOT acquire during the 2003 season?|
Valeri Bure. Valeri Bure actually landed in St. Louis. Glen Wesley was acquired from the Hurricanes, Housley from the Blackhawks, and Nolan from the Sharks.
|During a deadline day that had almost no major deals, the Rangers and Oilers made one of the biggest. The Rangers acquired Forward Anson Carter and Defenseman Alis Peas from the Oilers, in exchange for Defenseman Cory Cross and what forward?|
Radek Dvorak. Anson Carter had been the Oilers leading scorer throughout the season.
|The Buffalo Sabres also had a fairly busy couple of days, unloading some of their veteran players. With which of the following teams did Buffalo not make a deal?|
New York Islanders. The Sabres sent Rob Ray to the Senators, Chris Gratton to the Coyotes, and Stu Barnes to the Stars.
|The Columbus Blue Jackets were expected to be one of the more busy teams at the deadline. But, Coloumbus only struck one deal within a week of the deadline. With what team did the Blue Jackets strike a deal?|
New Jersey Devils. The Blue Jackets were only able to trade Grant Marshall to the Devils for a 2004 draft pick.
|The Detroit Red Wings made one of the bigger deals of the day, acquiring Mathieu Schneider from which team?|
Los Angeles Kings. The Red Wings acquired Schneider from the Kings, in exchange for two draft picks and two minor leaguers.
|The Philadelphia Flyers made one of the biggest deals on the eve of the deadline, acquiring what star from the Phoenix Coyotes?|
Tony Amonte. Amonte was reunited with his former teammate and good friend, Jeremy Roenick in Philly.
|The Maple Leafs acquired veteran forward Doug Gimour from which team?|
Montreal Canadiens. Gilmour provides much needed leadership to the Leafs.
|Which slumping winger did the Avalanche acquire in exchange for Radim Vrbata?|
Bates Battaglia. Before the trade, Battagli only had 5 goals and 14 assists as a member of the Carolina Hurricanes.
|Who did the Islanders acquire from the Oilers?|
Janne Niiminaa. In exchange for Niinimaa, the Oilers received Wingers Brad Isbister and Raffi Torres.
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