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Los Angeles Kings acquire Marian Gaborik from Columbus
Los Angeles Kings acquire Marian Gaborik from Columbus

The Kings went back to one of their favorite trading partners -- the Columbus Blue Jackets – and acquired flashy forward Marian Gaborik on Wednesday for forward Matt Frattin and some conditional draft picks. Columbus is keeping about 50% of Gaborik's salary. It was the biggest move for the surging Kings, who have won five straight games, on what has been a hectic trade-deadline day. They are obviously hoping the same circumstances are triggered after a deal with the Blue Jackets, the way it unfolded after they traded for Jeff Carter two years ago. That was the biggest and final piece of the Kings’ Stanley Cup winning team in 2012. The difference was that Carter...

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