Notable trades in Day 2 of the 2016 NHL draft will be listed here. Analysis will appear later today in my Soapbox section.
TSN’s Bob McKenzie reports the Florida Panthers trade defenseman Dmitry Kulikov and the 33rd overall pick in the 2016 NHL draft (from Vancouver) to the Buffalo Sabres for blueliner Mark Pysyk and Buffalo’s second-round pick (38th overall) and St. Louis’ third-round pick (89th overall) in this year’s draft.
The New Jersey Devils trade the No. 77 pick in the 2016 NHL draft to the Pittsburgh Penguins for winger Beau Bennett.
The Toronto Maple Leafs acquired forward Kerby Rychel from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for defenseman Scott Harrington and a conditional fifth-round pick.
New York Rangers acquired defenseman Nick Holden from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for a fourth-round pick in 2017.