Reports: Capitals Acquire Shattenkirk From St. Louis


The Washington Capitals have acquired defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk and goaltender Pheonix Copley from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for forwards Zach Sanford and Brad Malone, the Capitals’ first-round selection in the 2017 NHL Draft and a conditional draft pick(s), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch beat reporter Jeremy Rutherford has confirmed that a deal was in the works.

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