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Penguins Trades at a glance

Wednesday, March 12, 2003

COYOTES GET

dot.gif Jan Hrdina

Age: 27
Position: Left winger
Size: 6-0, 206
Salary status: NHL-only salary of $1.25 million this season, then restricted free agent
2002-03 statistics: 14 goals, 25 assists in 57 games for Penguins
Career NHL totals: 79 goals, 148 assists in 366 games
The skinny: Management and coaching staff became frustrated with reluctance to shoot, play with fire.

dot.gif Francois Leroux

Age: 32
Position: Defenseman
Size: 6-6, 247
Salary status: Two-way salary of $400,000 in NHL this season and next
2002-03 statistics: 1 goal, 3 assists in 57 games for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL)
Career NHL totals: 2 goals, 14 assists in 165 games
The skinny: Phoenix needed muscle for minor-league team after losing Darcy Hordichuk, Andrei Nazarov.

PENGUINS GET

dot.gif Ramzi Abid

Age: 21
Position: Left winger
Size: 6-2, 210
Salary status: Two-way salary of $450,000 in NHL this season, then restricted free agent
2002-03 statistics: 10 goals, 8 assists in 30 games for Coyotes; 15 goals, 10 assists in 27 games for Springfield (AHL)
Career NHL totals: Same as above
The skinny: Impressed Penguins with reckless abandon and by scoring first two NHL goals against them Dec. 17.

dot.gif Guillaume Lefebvre

Age: 21
Position: Left winger
Size: 6-1, 195
Salary status: Two-way salary of $475,000 in NHL this season, $450,000 in 2003-04; $52,500 for time spent in minors
2002-03 statistics: No points in 14 games for Flyers; 7 goals, 6 assists in 47 games for Philadelphia (AHL)
Career NHL totals: No points in 17 games
The skinny: Sound two-way performer was AHL Phantoms' rookie of year in 2001-02.

dot.gif Dan Focht

Age: 26
Position: Defenseman
Size: 6-6, 234
Salary status: Two-way salary of $500,000 in NHL this season, $550,000 next season, then restricted free agent
2002-03 statistics: No points in 10 games for Coyotes; 2 goals, 7 assists in 37 games for Springfield (AHL)
Career NHL totals: No points in 18 games
The skinny: Development has been stunted by injuries, including both legs broken.


FLAMES GET

dot.gif Shean Donovan

Age: 28
Position: Right winger
Size: 6-2, 205
Salary status: NHL-only salary of $684,497 this season, then restricted free agent
2002-03 statistics: 4 goals, 5 assists in 52 games for Penguins
Career NHL totals: 66 goals, 66 assists in 523 games
The skinny: Did exceptional work on penalty-killing, thanks largely to great speed.

PENGUINS GET

dot.gif Mathias Johansson

Age: 29
Position: Center
Size: 6-2, 201
Salary status: NHL-only salary of $475,000 this season, plus team option for same in 2003-04
2002-03 statistics: 4 goals, 5 assists in 46 games for Flames
Career NHL totals: Same as above
The skinny: Defensive standout is in first NHL season after 11 seasons in Swedish Elite League

dot.gif Micki DuPont

Age: 22
Position: Defenseman
Size: 5-9, 180
Salary status: Two-way salary of $300,000 in NHL this season, then restricted free agent
2002-03 statistics: 1 goal, 2 assists in 16 games for Flames; 12 goals, 21 assists in 44 games for Saint John (AHL)
Career NHL totals: 1 goal, 2 assists in 18 games
The skinny: Offensive defenseman who makes up for lack of size with knack for getting puck on net, especially on power play.


LIGHTNING GETS

dot.gif Marc Bergevin

Age: 37
Position: Defenseman
Size: 6-1, 214
Salary status: NHL-only salary of $400,000 this season and next, then unrestricted free agent
2002-03 statistics: 2 goals, 5 assists in 69 games
Career NHL totals: 35 goals, 135 assists in 1229 games
The skinny: last summer to be spare part but played regularly on lackluster defense.

PENGUINS GET

dot.gif Brian Holzinger

Age: 30
Position: Center
Size: 5-11, 186
Salary status: NHL-only salary of $1.25 million this season and next, then unrestricted free agent. Lightning is picking up undisclosed portion of his pay for both years
2002-03 statistics: 1 assist in 5 games for Lightning; 6 goals, 20 assists in 28 games for Springfield (AHL)
Career NHL totals: 85 goals, 128 assists in 464 games
The skinny: Excellent faceoff man has good quickness, skill, but was crowded off strong Tampa Bay roster.


BRUINS GET

dot.gif Ian Moran

Age: 30
Position: Defenseman
Size: 5-11, 200
Salary status: NHL-only salary of $800,000 this season, then unrestricted free agent
2002-03 statistics: 7 assists in 70 games for Penguins
Career NHL totals: 19 goals, 44 assists in 433 games
The skinny: Penguins' longest-tenured player other than Mario Lemieux likely was not going to be re-signed.

PENGUINS GET

Fourth-round pick in 2003 NHL Entry Draft


SHARKS GET

dot.gif Wayne Primeau

Age: 26
Position: Center
Size: 6-3, 220
Salary status: NHL-only salary of $825,000 this season, $900,000 in 2003-04
2002-03 statistics: 5 goals, 11 assists in 70 games for Penguins
Career NHL totals: 32 goals, 65 assists in 420 games
The skinny: Despite consistent hustle, minus-30 rating this season is second-worst in NHL.

PENGUINS GET

dot.gif Matt Bradley

Age: 24
Position: Right winger
Size: 6-2, 200
Salary status: NHL-only salary of $467,500 this season, then restricted free agent
2002-03 statistics: 2 goals, 3 assists in 46 games for San Jose
Career NHL totals: 12 goals, 17 assists in 121 games
The skinny: Grit and speed make him better fit for third or fourth lines, given limited skill.


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