WASHINGTON (AP) -The Washington Capitals acquired six-time All-Star Sergei Fedorov in a trade with the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Columbus received defenseman Theo Ruth on Tuesday in a deal completed shortly before the NHL trade deadline.
Washington also traded for Montreal goalie Cristobal Huet earlier in the day.
Fedorov, a center, is 38 years old and in his 17th NHL season. He won the 1994 Hart Trophy as league MVP in 1994 with Detroit. He has nine goals and 19 assists this season.
The Russian has 470 goals and 663 assists in the NHL for Detroit, Anaheim and Columbus.
Ruth was chosen in the second round of the 2007 draft by Washington. He is a freshman at Notre Dame.
Advertisement

Top NHL Public Bets

NHL Top Stories

Thumbnail Updated Stanley Cup Odds The NHL Preseason is set to begin in about a month. Here is a look at the latest odds to win the Stanley Cup in 2017.
Thumbnail Datsyuk leaves, Mrazek stays in Detroit After three-time Selke Trophy winner Pavel Datsyuk officially decided to return to Russia, Detroit fans needed a...
Thumbnail Stamkos staying with Tampa The biggest prize in NHL free agency has elected to stay home, as Steven Stamkoshas signed a new deal with the Tampa Bay...
Thumbnail Stanley Cup Game 6 Pick The San Jose Sharks hope to force a Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final when they host the Pittsburgh Penguins tonight...
Thumbnail Stanley Cup Final Game 5 Pick Will the Pittsburgh Penguins close out the Stanley Cup Final tonight when they host the San Jose Sharks in...
More inNHL Articles  

NHL Team Pages