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NHL Trade Deadline - Marian Gaborik acquired by the Blue Jackets

We have a trade to announce...

Paul Bereswill

The Columbus Blue Jackets have made a massive trade, sending John Moore, Derick Brassard, and Derek Dorsett to the New York Rangers in exchange for Marian Gaborik.

Gaborik was having a down year with the Rangers, but he remains an elite level scoring winger in this league.

John Moore is a first round pick of the Blue Jackets who's rated as one of the top young defensive prospects in the game, while Brassard is a former 6th overall pick who could just never break out in Columbus. Dorsett is a bit of a throw in.

Check out Blueshirt Banter and The Cannon for analysis on this trade.