While nobody claimed him on waivers last week, the Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forward Jussi Jokinen from the Carolina Hurricanes. In return Carolina gets a conditional draft pick and will also retain salary in the trade.
Apr 1, 2013; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Carolina Hurricanes left wing Jussi Jokinen (36) during the warm-up session before the first period against Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre. Mandatory Credit: Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports
Jokinen is a depth player and shootout specialist that will help fill the massive void left by the injury to Sidney Crosby.