NHL.com is the official web site of the National Hockey League. PLAYER STATS: Cody Eakin NHL Trade Tracker The Jets acquired the Winnipeg-born centre from the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday for a conditional fourth-round pick in 2021. Cimini on the Bell relationship. "Cody is a guy that oozes character. "For me, I'm excited about getting Cody Eakin the hockey player, regardless of where he's from," Cheveldayoff said. Winners and losers of 2020 NHL free agency: Sabres come out on top, Rangers sign DeAngelo, Georgiev to 2-year deals, Free agent Thornton is on Swiss team -- for now, Senators ink Dadonov to three-year, $15M deal, Vegas' owner sees NHL season starting Feb. 1, Canadiens extend Gallagher with 6-year deal, Canadiens give backup goalie Allen extension, Pastrnak, Marchand may miss start of season, Grades for every big NHL free-agent signing: What Dadonov can do for the Sens, Live NHL free-agency tracker: Latest signings, analysis and buzz, Teams that drafted a new top prospect: Rangers' Lafreniere, Blackhawks' Reichel bring hope, Lightning GM Julien BriseBois cracked the Stanley Cup code, now faces tougher puzzle, 2020 NHL draft grades: Best picks, value steals, more for all 31 teams, 2020 NHL draft: Pick tracker and analysis for every team.
Selected by the Washington Capitals in the third round (No. Veteran grit on the defensive side of the puck will teach them on the ice that's how the game is supposed to be played.". They created some additional salary cap space on Friday evening by sending forward Cody Eakin to the Winnipeg Jets for a conditional fourth-round draft pick. It's something that really fit from that kind of perspective.".

Plus, Free Agency reaction. The Winnipeg Jets are bringing centre Cody Eakin home. If Winnipeg qualifies for the playoffs this year or re-signs Eakin to a new contract by July 5, the Jets instead will transfer their 2021 third-round pick to the Golden Knights. If the Jets make playoffs or re-sign Eakin. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. © NHL 2019. The 28-year-old Eakin had four goals and six assists in 41 games with Vegas this season.

NHL Trade Deadline: Golden Knights trade Cody Eakin to Jets Danny Webster 2/21/2020. The fact he's from Winnipeg is a nice maybe sideline. Cody Eakin was traded to the Winnipeg Jets by the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday for a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2021 NHL Draft.

The real intrigue here is what this might mean for Vegas over the next couple of days. He has 102 goals and 130 assists in 578 career NHL games with Washington, Dallas and Vegas. All Rights Reserved. He has been with the Golden Knights since they selected him away from the Dallas Stars in the expansion draft. He's had tremendous playoff experience over the last couple of years. The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. He will be eligible for unrestricted free agency after this season. "That factored in more than anything for us. Eakin traded from Knights to hometown Jets. The Jets release Le'Veon Bell. Free agents Marleau, Nieto return to Sharks. But we're also talking about a guy that scored 22 [goals] last year. But it's a little veteran grit in our lineup. All rights reserved. Drop him a line at phtblog@nbcsports.com or follow him on Twitter @AGretz. The Zamboni word mark and configuration of the Zamboni ice resurfacing machine are registered trademarks of Frank J. Zamboni & Co., Inc.© Frank J. Zamboni & Co., Inc. 2019. #SNTrade — Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) February 21, 2020. He can make plays, he can shoot the puck.

85) of the 2009 NHL Draft, Eakin has 232 points (102 goals, 130 assists) in 578 regular-season games with the Golden Knights, Dallas Stars and Capitals, and 19 points (eight goals, 11 assists) in 46 Stanley Cup Playoff games.

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The fact he's the player that he is, that's the reason we got him.". We've had our run of injuries at center that has been a real challenge for us to manage," Maurice said. He's had at tough start this year but he's had a run of high teens. Adam Gretz is a writer for Pro Hockey Talk on NBC Sports. We encourage you to review it carefully. There was no salary retained in the Cody Eakin trade, so Vegas just freed up cap space that can be put to use in another deal. All Rights Reserved.

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The Golden Knights enter the weekend with a slim lead in the Pacific Division race with 72 points. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy. We can use him in that half the game.

Eakin, a Winnipeg native, was acquired by Vegas in the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft. Winnipeg (32-25-5) holds the first wild card into the Stanley Cup Playoffs from the Western Conference; Vegas (32-22-8) is in first place in the Pacific Division, one point ahead of the Edmonton Oilers.
Buffalo Sabres GM Kevyn Adams, Women's Hockey Legends Cammi Granato and Meghan Duggan join the show. WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- Cody Eakin is going home to Winnipeg. The Vegas Golden Knights trade forward Cody Eakin to the Winnipeg Jets for a conditional draft pick to create some salary cap space. Any other third party trademarks or copyrights are the property of their respective owners. He has 10 points (four goals, six assists) in 41 games this season. The Jets acquired the Winnipeg-born center from the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday for a conditional fourth-round pick in 2021.