Two major moves today in the NHL
The first: Nathan Horton is a Boston Bruin. He and another unnamed Panther are being traded to Boston for ONE Bruin. Seems to be a big deal.
Awaiting confirmation of full details but the move was revealed by Darren Dreger and Official NHL draft blog via twitter.
Alot of Rangers fans will be disappointed not to get Horton but looks to be a big deal which may have priced Rangers out anyway.
The Second move of the day is Ex Rangers Head coach Tom Renney taking over the reigns in Edmonton. Pat Burns has stepped down, more details of this surprising move are expected. Renney does have a track record with developing youth so not all that surprising given re-build mode in Edmonton.
UPDATE: full details: Nathan Horton an unnamed pick and Greg Campbell go to Boston for 15th overall and Dennis Wideman.
Maybe Boston dont take Fowler and go offence 3rd overall now Wideman in the fold?