The Washington Capitals have obtained forward Carl Hagelin from the Los Angeles Kings for a 3rd spherical select in the 2019 NHL Draft and a conditional sixth spherical select in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft, senior vice president and basic manager Brian MacLellan declared today.
“We are pleased to welcome Carl to our organization,” said MacLellan. “We felt this trade allows us to add depth up entrance and gives us with a veteran participant with a remarkable total of velocity to help us on the penalty kill.”
Hagelin, 30, a indigenous of Sodertalje, Sweden, recorded five details (1g, 4a) in 22 game titles with the Kings this period. Prior to becoming obtained by Los Angeles on Nov. 14, 2018, Hagelin recorded three details (1g, 2a) in 16 game titles with the Pittsburgh Penguins. The 5’11”, 186-pound forward’s 53.38 shot attempt share (245 shot attempts for, 214 against) ranked second on Los Angeles at five-on-five. Additionally, Hagelin’s 1:13 minutes per match on the penalty kill are the fourth most amongst Kings forwards with at least 22 game titles played.
In 526 vocation game titles between the New York Rangers, Anaheim Ducks, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles, Hagelin has collected 230 details (90g, 140a). Picked with the Rangers’ sixth spherical select (168th total) in the 2007 NHL Draft, Hagelin’s 230 details rank 16th amongst forwards picked from that course.
A two-time Stanley Cup winner (2016 and 2017), Hagelin has 47 details (22g, 25a) in 121 vocation playoff game titles, which is tied with Alex Ovechkin for the second-most playoff game titles amongst the Capitals (Orpik: 149) and tied for the 12th most amongst lively NHL forwards. Additionally, Hagelin’s 216:42 minutes of penalty kill time in the playoffs is the sixth most amongst lively forwards. Hagelin recorded 16 details (6g, 10a) en route to Pittsburgh’s 2016 Stanley Cup, the fifth-most details on the crew.