By Spike Eskin
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Flyers made a trade with Columbus, but it’s not for Rick Nash. Not yet, anyway.
The Flyers traded Sergei Bobrovsky to the Columbus Blue Jackets for the 45th overall pick in this weekend’s NHL Draft. In addition, the Flyers will receive the 117th pick in this year’s draft, as well as Phoenix’s 4th round selection in next year’s draft.
Rumors have swirled for weeks now regarding the Flyers reported interest in Columbus forward Rick Nash.
KYW’s Matt Leon discussed the trade with Flyers beat writer for the Inquirer, Sam Carchidi: