Hearing Brendan Lemieux from NYR to LA for a draft pick.
— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) March 27, 2021
Lemieux had a great start to the season, but has been relatively poor of late, with bad penalties and mediocre play. He was expendable with the emergence of Colin Blackwell.
This frees up cap space and a spot for Vitali Kravtsov to enter the lineup as soon as Tuesday.