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Penguins Trade Staal To Hurricanes

Jun 22, 2012 9:35 PM EST

The Penguins didn't wait to negotiate a new contract with Jordan Staal, trading the center to the Hurricanes on Friday night for center Brandon Sutter, defenseman Brian Dumoulin and Carolina's first-round pick, the No. 8 selection.

The Penguins used that pick to take defenseman Derrick Pouliot of the Portland Winterhawks of the WHL.

Via ESPN.com