Pittsburgh –The Maple Leafs have landed winger James vanRiemsdyk in a trade for defenceman Luke Schenn.
News of the trade leaked out hours after the end of what seemed an uneventful entry draft.
The long-anticipated deal sends the 22-year-old Schenn to play with his brother Brayden in Philadelphia. The Flyers needed a defenceman because of the long-term injury of their captain Chris Pronger.
The 23-year-old van Riemsdyk, the second choice in the 2007 draft has been beset by injuries. This year he ...