Chicago has traded Kris Versteeg and Joakim Nordstrom to Carolina for two young defensemen and a fifth-round pick. It’s a fairly straight salary dump for the cap-crunched Blackhawks.
Happens every year. They misspell someone's name on the Stanley Cup, and because of the sacredness of the Cup, he's forced to legally change his name. Sucks, Versteeg. [Sun-Times]
As a nice middle-of-the-road counterpoint to the flab of Terrence Cody and the idealized manhood of Greg Oden, here are some Blackhawks shirtless in a limo.