NHL News and Notes from Wednesday, September 16th, 2020
- The St. Louis Blues announced that Jim Montgomery has joined Craig Berube’s coaching staff as an assistant coach.
- Montgomery agreed to a two year deal to join the Blues.
- Montgomery replaces Marc Savard who left after one season with the Blues.
- The Buffalo Sabres and Minnesota Wild executed a trade with each other.
- The Sabres acquire forward Eric Staal
- The Wild acquire forward Marcus Johansson
- There was no salary retained on either side.
- The Montreal Canadiens have signed defenseman Joel Edmundson to a four year deal.
- Edmundson’s new deal comes with a $3.5 million AAV.
- Edmondson was acquired from Carolina earlier this week.
- 8p ET – Tampa Bay v. NY Islanders