Avalanche Acquire F Vladimir Namestnikov From Senators


The Colorado Avalanche have acquired forward Vladislav Namestnikov from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for a 2021 fourth-round pick.

In 54 games for the Senators this season, Namestnikov has recorded 13 goals and 12 assists for 25 points. Namestnikov started the season with the New York Rangers, recording no points in two games.

Namestnikov is in the final year of a two-year, $8 million contract, with a salary cap hit of $4 million.