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Breaking News - Carolina Hurricanes acquire former top 5 pick from the Edmonton Oilers

Published February 28, 2023 at 12:25
BY JOSH

With the NHL Trade Deadline less than 4 days away, the Carolina Hurricanes jumped into the trade market on Tuesday. The Hurricanes have reportedly been looking at all available options, but now has come to an agreement to acquire former 4th overall pick Jesse Puljujarvi.

Puljujarvi has been on the trade block for almost 8 months for the Oilers. This move is a significant step for the Oilers who are reportedly in the market to acquire a defenseman.

Pierre LeBrun broke the following news:

Hearing that Carolina is acquiring Jesse Puljujarvi from the Oilers
@TSNHockey

@TheAthleticNHL




There is no additional information on a return at this time.

Update: The Oilers are receiving former 3rd round pick Patrik Puistola in return.


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Breaking News - Carolina Hurricanes acquire former top 5 pick from the Edmonton Oilers

Who wins this trade?

Edmonton3135.6 %
Carolina3034.5 %
Both teams win2629.9 %
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