Fantasy Impact: Toronto Maple Leafs have traded star winger Phil Kessel to the Pittsburgh Penguins for Kasperi Kapanen, Scott Harrington, Nick Spaling and a first-round pick.
Toronto gets: Two quality prospects (one defensive, one offensive) and a top draft pick. Kapanen is a very skilled and promising winger, while Harrington is a tremendous stay-at-home talent. Read Kapanen’s profile here and Harrington’s fantasy profile here. The Leafs will eat $1.2 million per season of Kessel’s deal.