Red Wings acquire more draft capital as part of 3-way trade

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman continues to stockpile for the future.

He took part in a theee-team trade along with the Columbus Blue Jackets and Tampa Bay Lightning, first acquiring forward David Savard from the Blue Jackets and then immediately sending him to the Lightning along with veteran depth defenseman Brian Lashoff for a 4th round 2021 Draft selection.

The full breakdown:

Detroit now has ten selections in this year’s Draft.

The NHL Trade Deadline is this Monday afternoon.