The Golden Knights acquired left winger Max Pacioretty from Montreal in a commerce deal that may bolster their roster with veteran expertise, the team introduced Sunday.
The information broke late within the night, however shortly sparked pleasure because the 29-year-old ahead has totaled 448 factors in 626 games spanning 2008-18.
Pacioretty involves the Golden Knights having spent his total profession with the Canadiens after they chose him 22nd total within the 2007 NHL Draft.
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Golden Knights basic supervisor George McPhee introduced the team traded ahead Tomas Tatar, Vegas prospect Nick Suzuki and a 2019 second-round draft choose that initially belonged to the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Pacioretty, who performed junior hockey for the Sioux City Musketeers and on the collegiate stage for the University of Michigan, has a whopping 626 profession games within the NHL the place he is tallied 226 goals and 222 assists for 448 factors.