Next on the list is the Devils/Scouts/Rockies organization.
TOM KURVERS TRADED TO THE LEAFS FOR THEIR FIRST ROUNDER WHICH TURNED INTO SCOTT NIEDERMAYER.
in 1989 The Devils sent Tom Kurvers to the Leafs for their first rounder the following year. The next season the Leafs sucked (surprise!) and the Devils used the third pick in the draft to choose Scott Niedermayer and the rest is history. Nieds became one of the nastiest blueliners to ever lace them up and won a Norris and a C
So pumped to see Hall and Henrique together. Hopefully some of that chemistry from Windsor is still there.
I do wonder what they do with the defense though. Greene/Severson is a no brainer #1 pairing, but after that Moore/Merrill/Schlemko are all third pairing guys. I know they're pretty high on Santini, who plays a similar kind of shutdown role as Larsson, but I'm not sure he's ready to step into a top 4 role.