The Sharks continue to deal while the Blues make a good hockey deal with the Penguins.
The San Jose Sharks have acquired defenceman Karl Stollery from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for forward Freddie Hamilton.
Stollery, 27, has played in seven NHL games with the Colorado Avalanche, amassing four penalty minutes.
Meanwhile in St. Louis…
The St. Louis Blues have traded defenceman Ian Cole to the Pittsburgh Penguins for defenceman Robert Bortuzzo and a 2016 seventh-round draft pick.
Cole, 26, is in the final year of a two-year deal worth $1.65 million that comes with a $825,000 cap hit. He’s a restricted free agent at season’s end.
Bortuzzo, 25, is also headed to restricted free agency. He is in the final year of a two-year, $1.2 million deal.