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History: All-Time Transactions

The following is a list of the trades and acquisitions we have made since the beginning of the franchise. For the current season's transactions, please see the transactions page in the News section.


Predators' All-Time Transaction Wire


2013-14
January 22, 2014 Acquired defenseman Michael Del Zotto from the New York Rangers in exchange for defenseman Kevin Klein.
January 15, 2014 Acquired goaltender Devan Dubnyk from Edmonton in exchange for forward Matt Hendricks.
September 30, 2013:   

Signed free-agent forward Simon Moser to a one-year, entry level contract and assigned him to Milwaukee (AHL).

July 29, 2013: Signed free-agent defenseman Bryan Rodney.
July 5, 2013: Signed forwards Matt Cullen, Matt Hendricks, Eric Nystrom and Viktor Stalberg and goaltender Carter Hutton.
July 4, 2013: Mutually terminated the contract of forward Sergei Kostitsyn.
Bought out the contract of defenseman Hal Gill.
2012-13
June 30, 2013: Acquired a seventh-round selection in the 2013 Entry Draft (Janne Juvonen) and fourth-round selection in the 2014 Entry Draft from St. Louis for Toronto’s fourth-round selection in the 2013 Entry Draft (Zachary Pochiro).
Selected forwards Felix Girard, Saku Maenalanen, Emil Pettersson, Tommy Veilleux and Wade Murphy; defensemen Seth Jones, Jonathan-Ismael Diaby and Teemu Kivihame; and goaltenders Juuse Saros and Janne Juvonen in the 2013 Entry Draft.
June 14, 2013: Acquired defenseman TJ Brennan from Florida for forward Bobby Butler.
May 22, 2013 Named Phil Housley assistant coach.
May 20, 2013: Signed free-agent forward Mark Van Guilder.
April 3, 2013: Acquired a conditional sixth-round selection in the 2013 Entry Draft (Tommy Veilleux) from San Jose for defenseman Scott Hannan.

Acquired forward Filip Forsberg from Washington for forwards Martin Erat and Michael Latta.
March 21, 2013: Forward Zach Boychuk claimed on waivers by Carolina.
March 5, 2013: Claimed forward Zach Boychuk on waivers from Pittsburgh.
March 4, 2013: Claimed forward Bobby Butler on waivers from New Jersey.
February 28, 2013: Acquired defenseman Joe Piskula from Calgary for forward Brian McGrattan.
February 19, 2013: Acquired defenseman Scott Ford from St. Louis for forward Jani Lajunen.
January 15, 2013: Claimed forward Rich Clune on waivers from Los Angeles.
August 17, 2012: Signed free-agent defenseman Scott Hannan.
July 3, 2012: Signed free-agent defenseman Mike Moore.
July 1, 2012: Signed free-agent forward Kevin Henderson.

Signed free-agent goaltender Chris Mason.
2011-12
June 23, 2012: Acquired the New York Rangers’ third-round pick in the 2012 Entry Draft (Brendan Leipsic) for a third-round pick in the 2013 Entry Draft (Adam Tambellini). Acquired the New York Rangers’ fifth-round pick in the 2013 Entry Draft (Teemu Kivihalme) for a fifth-round pick in the 2012 Entry Draft (Thomas Spelling).
Selected forwards Pontus Aberg, Max Gortz, Brendan Leipsic, Colton Sissons, Zach Stepan and Jimmy Vesey; defensemen Mikko Vainonen and Simon Fernholm; and goaltender Marek Mazanec in the 2012 Entry Draft.
June 15, 2012:  Acquired Minnesota (Pontus Aberg) and Philadelphia’s (Colton Sissons) second-round selections in the 2012 Entry Draft, Tampa Bay’s third-round selection in the 2013 Entry Draft (Jonathan-Ismael Diaby) and goaltender Sebastien Caron from Tampa Bay for goaltender Anders Lindback, forward Kyle Wilson and Nashville’s seventh-round selection in the 2012 Entry Draft (Nikita Gusev).
June 1, 2012: Signed free-agent forward Daniel Bang.
May 30, 2012: Signed free-agent defenseman Joonas Jarvinen.
March 10, 2012: Sign free-agent forward Jack Maclellan.
February 27, 2012: Acquired forward Andrei Kostitsyn from Montreal for a second-round pick in the 2013 Entry Draft (Jacob de la Rose) and a conditional 2013 fifth-round pick previously acquired from Montreal (traded to Los Angeles; Los Angeles Patrik Bartosak).

Acquired forward Paul Gaustad and a fourth-round selection in the 2013 Entry Draft from Buffalo for a first-round pick in the 2012 Entry Draft (traded to Calgary; Calgary selected Mark Jankowski).
February 24, 2012: Acquired Dallas’ sixth-round selection in the 2012 Entry Draft (Simon Fernholm) from Florida for forward Jerred Smithson.
February 17, 2012: Acquired defenseman Hal Gill and a conditional fifth-round pick in the 2013 Entry Draft (traded to Montreal, traded to Los Angeles; Los Angeles Patrik Bartosak) from Montreal for a 2012 second-round selection (Dalton Thrower) and forwards Blake Geoffrion and Robert Slaney.
January 19, 2012: Claimed forward Brandon Yip on waivers from Colorado.
November 25, 2011: Mutually terminated the contract of forward Niclas Bergfors.
October 28, 2011: Acquired a fourth-round pick in the 2012 Entry Draft (Mikko Vainonen) from Phoenix for forward Cal O’Reilly.
October 11, 2011: Claimed forward Brian McGrattan on waivers from Anaheim.
September 30, 2011: Signed free-agent defenseman Scott Valentine.
August 10, 2011: Bought out the contract of defenseman Brett Lebda.
August 8, 2011: Signed free-agent defenseman Jack Hillen.
July 29, 2011: Signed free-agent defenseman Tyler Sloan.
July 5, 2011: Signed free-agent forwards Zack Stortini and Kyle Wilson.
July 3, 2011: Acquired defenseman Brett Lebda, forward Robert Slaney and a fourth-round selection in the 2013 Entry Draft (traded to St. Louis; St. Louis selected Zachary Pochiro) from the Toronto Maple Leafs for defenseman Cody Franson and forward Matthew Lombardi.

Signed free-agent forward Niclas Bergfors.
July 2, 2011: Acquired forward Brodie Dupont from the New York Rangers for forward Andreas Thuresson.
2010-11
June 30, 2011: Bought out the contract of forward J-P Dumont.
June 25, 2011: Acquired Toronto’s third-round selection in the 2012 Entry Draft (Jimmy Vesey), and a sixth-round selection in the 2011 Entry Draft (Chase Balisy) from Los Angeles for a third-round selection in the 2011 Entry Draft (Nick Shore). Acquired a sixth-round selection in the 2012 Entry Draft from NY Rangers (Marek Mazanec) for a sixth-round selection in the 2011 Entry Draft (Peter Ceresnak).
Selected forwards Brent Andrews, Chase Balisy, Miikka Salomaki and Josh Shalla, defensemen Simon Karlsson and Garrett Noonan, and goaltender Magnus Hellberg in the 2011 Entry Draft.
June 16, 2011: Signed free-agent forward Juuso Puustinen.
June 15, 2011: Named Peter Horachek associate coach.
June 9, 2011: Named Lane Lambert assistant coach.
June 2, 2011:  Acquired a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2013 Entry Draft from Washington for forward Taylor Stefishen.
May 24, 2011: Signed free-agent defenseman Victor Bartley.
February 25, 2011: Acquired a conditional seventh-round selection in the 2012 Entry Draft (conditions not met) from Florida for defenseman Alexander Sulzer.
February 24, 2011: Forward Marek Svatos claimed on waivers by Ottawa.
February 10, 2011: Acquired a forward Mike Fisher from the Ottawa Senators for first-round selection in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft (Stefan Noesen) and a third-round selection in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft (Jarrod Maidens).
December 29, 2010:  Claimed forward Marek Svatos on waivers from St. Louis.
December 27, 2010: Signed free-agent forward Chris Mueller.
October 20, 2010: Signed free-agent forward Steve Begin.
October 5, 2010: Acquired defenseman Shane O’Brien and forward Dan Gendur from Vancouver for forward Jonas Andersson and defenseman Ryan Parent.
September 1, 2010: Acquired defenseman Grant Lewis from Atlanta for forward Ian McKenzie.
August 31, 2010: Signed free-agent defenseman Aaron Johnson.
August 5, 2010: Acquired a fourth-round selection in the 2011 Entry Draft (Josh Shalla) from Florida for forward Mike Santorelli.
July 16, 2010: Signed Jamie Lundmark to a one-year contract
July 9, 2010: Signed Brett Palin to a one-year contract
July 6, 2010: Re-signed Sergei Kostitsyn to a one-year contract
July 2, 2010: Signed Matthew Lombardi to a three-year contract
July 1, 2010: Re-signed Teemu Laakso to a one-year contract
  Signed Jonas Andersson to a one-year contract
2009-10
June 29, 2010: Acquired Sergei Kostitsyn from Montreal for the rights to free agents Dustin Boyd and Dan Ellis.
June 28, 2010: Re-signed Andreas Thuresson to a one-year contract
June 19, 2010: Acquired Matt Halischuck and a 2011 second Round draft pick (Magnus Hellberg) from New Jersey for Jason Arnott.
  Acquired Ryan Parent from Philadelphia for the rights to free agent Dan Hamhuis and a conditional draft pick
June 18, 2010: Re-signed Francis Bouillon to a two-year contract
June 15, 2010: Signed Blake Geoffrion to an entry level contract
May 28, 2010: Signed Atte Engren to an entry level contract
  Signed Roman Josi to an entry level contract
May 26, 2010: Signed Anders Lindback to an entry level contract
May 17, 2010: Re-signed Kelsey Wilson to a one-year contract
May 12, 2010: Signed Jani Lajunen to an entry level contract

April 29, 2010:   Re-signed Wade Belak to a one-year contract
April 20, 2010: Signed Li   nus Klasen to a one-year contract
April 15, 2010 Signed Gabriel Bourque to an entry level contract
Signed Charles-Olivier Roussel to an entry level contract
April 14, 2010: Signed Michael Latta to an entry level contract
April 2, 2010: Signed Ryan Flynn to an entry level contract
March 3, 2010: Acquired Dustin Boyd from Calgary for a 2010 fourth round pick (Bill Arnold).
Ryan Jones claimed off waivers by Edmonton
March 1, 2010: Acquired Denis Grebeshkov from Edmonton for a 2010 second round pick (Curtis Hamilton).
October 19, 2009 Signed Ryan Ellis to an entry level contract

September 30, 2009: Signed Francis Bouillon to a one-year contract

July 20, 2009: Signed Ben Eaves to a one-year contract.
July 16, 2009: Signed Peter Olvecky to a one-year contract.
July 14, 2009: Signed Ben Guite to a one-year contract.
  Re-Signed Ryan Maki to a one-year contract.
July 13, 2009: Re-Signed Nolan Yonkman to a one-year contract.
July 1, 2009: Re-Signed Steve Sullivan to a two-year contract.
  Re-Signed Joel Ward to a two-year contract.

2008-09
January 10, 2009: Steve Sullivan added to active roster.
  Rich Peverely claimed off waivers by Atlanta.
October 30, 2008: Acquired Hugh Jessiman from the NY Rangers for future considerations.
  Acquired Tim Ramholt from Philadelphia for Josh Gratton.

September 29, 2008: Acquired Nick Tarnasky from Tampa Bay for a 2009 sixth round Draft Pick

August 26, 2008: Signed forward Nick Spaling to an entry-level contract.
August 11, 2008: Signed goaltender Chet Pickard to an entry-level contract.
July 28, 2008: Signed forward Triston Grant to a one-year contract.
July 25, 2008: Signed forward Rich Peverley to a two-year contract.
Signed goaltender Pekka Rinne to a one-year contract extension.
July 16, 2008: Signed defenseman Kevin Klein to a two-year contract.
July 14, 2008: Signed forward Joel Ward to a one-year contract.
July 9, 2008: Signed forward Josh Gratton to a one-year contract.
July 1, 2008: Acquired forward Ryan Jones and a second-round selection (Charles-Olivier Roussel) in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft from Minnesota for defenseman Marek Zidlicky.
July 1, 2008
Signed free-agent goaltender Drew MacIntyre to a one-year contract.
2007-08
June 24, 2008: Acquired forward Triston Grant and a seventh-round selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft from Philadelphia for defenseman Janne Niskala.
June 23, 2008: Signed defenseman Shea Weber to a three-year contract.
Signed goaltender Dan Ellis to a two-year contract.
June 21, 2008: Acquired Toronto’s second round selection (38th overall, Roman Josi) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft from Phoenix for a second-round selection (46th overall, traded to Florida; Panthers selected Colby Robak) and a third-round selection (76th overall, Mathieu Brodeur) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
Acquired a seventh-round selection (207th overall, Anders Lindback) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft and Toronto’s fourth-round selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft from San Jose for a fourth-round selection in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft (106th overall, Harri Sateri).
Acquired a seventh-round selection (201st overall, Jani Lajunen) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft and a fourth-round selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft from N.Y. Rangers for N.Y. Rangers’ fourth-round selection (via St. Louis, 111th overall, Dale Weise) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
Selected forwards Taylor Stefishen and Jani Lajunen, defensemen Roman Josi and Jeffrey Foss, and goaltender Anders Lindback in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft
June 20, 2008: Acquired N.Y. Rangers’ fourth-round selection in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft (Traded to N.Y. Rangers; N.Y. Rangers selected Dale Weise) from St. Louis for goaltender Chris Mason.
Acquired Toronto’s first-round selection (seventh overall, Colin Wilson) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft from the New York Islanders for Florida’s first-round selection (ninth overall, Joshua Bailey) and second round selection (40th overall, Aaron Ness) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
Acquired a first-round selection (18th overall, Chet Pickard) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft from Ottawa for a first-round selection (15th overall, Erik Karlsson) in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft and a third-round selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. Selected forward Colin Wilson in the 2008 Entry Draft.
June 19, 2008: Acquired a conditional selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft from Carolina for forward Darcy Hordichuk and a conditional selection in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
June 16, 2008: Signed defenseman Ryan Suter to a four-year contract.
May 12, 2008: Signed forward Martin Erat to a seven-year contract.
May 6, 2008: Signed free-agent forward Ian McKenzie.

March 5, 2008:
Signed goaltender Jeremy Smith.
February 26, 2008:
Acquired Brandon Bochenski from Anaheim for future considerations.
Acquired Jan Hlavac from Tampa Bay for a seventh round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft.
February 1, 2008: Signed forward J-P Dumont to a contract extension.
January 31, 2008: Signed forward Jordin Tootoo to a contract extension.
December 17, 2007: Signed defenseman Jonathon Blum.
December 7, 2007: Signed forward David Legwand to a six-year contract. 


August 2, 2007:
Signed forward Matt Ellison
Announced an affiliation agreement with the Cincinnati Cyclones (ECHL).
July 26, 2007:
Signed free-agent forward Martin Gelinas.
July 25, 2007:
Named Jeff Kealty Chief Amateur Scout.
July 18, 2007:
Signed forward Vernon Fiddler.
July 16, 2007:
Signed forwards Darcy Hordichuk and Andreas Thuresson, and defensemen Robert Dietrich, Kevin Klein and Greg Zanon.
July 5, 2007:
Signed free-agent forward Shane Willis, free-agent defenseman Nolan Yonkman and free-agent goaltender Dan Ellis.
July 3, 2007:
Signed goaltender Chris Mason to a contract extension. 
Signed forward Ryan Maki and defenseman Ville Koistinen.
July 2, 2007:
Signed free-agent forwards Radek Bonk and Jed Ortmeyer, free-agent defenseman Greg de Vries and free-agent goaltender Dov Grumet-Morris
Signed forward Mike Santorelli and defenseman Teemu Laakso.
2006-07
June 30, 2007:
Signed forward Scott Nichol and defenseman Alex Henry to contract extensions.
June 26, 2007:
Traded forward Brandon Segal to Anaheim for future considerations.
June 25, 2007:
Signed goaltender Pekka Rinne to a contract extension.
June 23, 2007:
Selected forwards Ben Ryan, Mark Santorelli, Nick Spaling, Ryan Thang and Andreas Thuresson, defenseman Robert Dietrich and goaltenders Atte Engren and Jeremy Smith in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
June 22, 2007:
Acquired a first and second-round selection in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft and a second-round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft (Nick Spaling) from the Florida Panthers for goaltender Tomas Vokoun. Selected defenseman Jon Blum in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
June 19, 2007:
Signed forward Jerred Smithson to a contract extension.
June 18, 2007:
Acquired a first-round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft (Jonathon Blum) from the Philadelphia Flyers for the rights to forward Scott Hartnell and defenseman Kimmo Timonen.
June 4, 2007:
Acquired forward Matt Ellison from Philadelphia for future considerations.
June 1, 2007:
Signed free-agent forwards Antti Pihlstrom and Oliver Setzinger
Signed forward Patric Hornqvist and defensemen Janne Niskala, Richard Stehlik and Alexander Sulzer
May 4, 2007:
Exercised the contract options of head coach Barry Trotz, associate coach Brent Peterson, assistant coach Peter Horachek, goaltending coach Mitch Korn and video coach Robert Bouchard for the 2007-08 NHL season.

February 27, 2007: Acquired a fourth-round selection (Mark Santorelli) in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft from Buffalo for defenseman Mikko Lehtonen.
February 15, 2007: Acquired forward Peter Forsberg from Philadelphia for forward Scottie Upshall, defenseman Ryan Parent, and a first-round and third-round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. 
Extended the affiliation agreement with the Milwaukee Admirals (AHL) through 2009-10.
February 10, 2007: Acquired defenseman Vitaly Vishnevski from Atlanta for forward Eric Belanger.
February 9, 2007: Acquired forward Eric Belanger from Carolina for forward Josef Vasicek.
January 26, 2007: Acquired forward Chris Durno from Anaheim for forward Shane Endicott.  Recalled defenseman Kevin Klein from Milwaukee (AHL).
January 17, 2007: Signed forward Rich Peverley.
January 11, 2007: Goaltender Michael Leighton claimed on waivers by Philadelphia.
November 27, 2006: Claimed goaltender Michael Leighton on waivers from Anaheim.
Reassigned defenseman Mikko Lehtonen and goaltender Karl Goehring to Milwaukee (AHL).
October 6, 2006: Signed forward Cal O’Reilly and free-agent forward Kelsey Wilson.

October 2, 2006: Signed free-agent forward Kim Staal.

August 29, 2006: Signed free-agent forward J-P Dumont.
August 21, 2006: Signed free-agent defenseman Alex Henry.
August 1, 2006: Signed forward Scott Hartnell.
July 24, 2006: Signed forward Martin Erat.
July 22, 2006: Signed forward David Legwand.
July 21, 2006: Signed forward Jordin Tootoo and defenseman Sheldon Brookbank.  Signed free-agent forward Ramzi Abid.
July 19, 2006: Acquired forward Dominic Moore from the New York Rangers for forward Adam Hall
Acquired a third-round selection (Ryan Thang) in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft from Pittsburgh for forwards Dominic Moore and Libor Pivko.
July 18, 2006: Acquired forward Josef Vasicek from Carolina for forward Scott Walker.
July 17, 2006: Signed forward Brandon Segal
Signed free-agent forwards Shane Endicott and Patrick Leahy, free-agent defenseman Nolan Yonkman and free-agent goaltender Karl Goehring.
July 2, 2006: Signed free-agent forward Jason Arnott
Signed defenseman Cody Franson.
July 1, 2006: Signed free-agent goaltender Chris Mason.
June 24, 2006: Selected forwards Ryan Flynn, Blake Geoffrion, Viktor Sjodin and Niko Snellman and goaltender Mark Dekanich in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.

2005-06
October 4, 2005: Forward Randy Robitaille claimed on waivers by Minnesota.
October 24, 2005: Acquired defenseman Rick Berry from the Phoenix Coyotes for future considerations.
November 29, 2005: Forward Simon Gamache claimed on waivers by St. Louis.
December 7, 2005: Signed amateur free-agent forward John Vigilante and assigned him to Milwaukee (AHL).
January 9, 2006: Signed forward Alexander Radulov.
January 28, 2006: Claimed forward Simon Gamache on waivers from St. Louis.
January 29, 2006: Acquired center Mike Sillinger from St. Louis for forward Timofei Shishkanov.
February 13, 2006: Defenseman Jamie Allison claimed on waivers by Florida.
February 15, 2006: Forward Jeremy Stevenson claimed on waivers by Dallas.
March 9, 2006: Acquired defenseman Brendan Witt from Washington for forward Kris Beech and a first-round selection in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
Recalled defenseman Kevin Klein from Milwaukee (AHL).
May 8, 2006: Signed defenseman Marek Zidlicky.
May 9, 2006: Signed defenseman Ryan Parent.
May 18, 2006: Signed forward Vernon Fiddler and free-agent defenseman Ville Koistinen.
May 22, 2006: Signed forward Jerred Smithson.
June 1, 2006: Signed forward Daniel Widing and defenseman Mikko Lehtonen.
June 5, 2006: Named Paul Fenton assistant general manager and Michael Santos director of hockey operations.

2004-05
April 19, 2004: Signed head coach Barry Trotz, associate coach Brent Peterson, assistant coach Peter Horachek, goaltending coach Mitch Korn and video coach Robert Bouchard to contract extensions.
June 3, 2004: Signed goaltender Chris Mason to a contract extension.
June 26-27, 2004: Selected forwards Stanislav Balan, Nick Fugere, Vaclav Meidl, Alexander Radulov and Michael Santorelli, defensemen Denis Kulyash, Janne Niskala, Kevin Schaeffer and Craig Switzer and goaltenders Kyle Moir and Pekka Rinne in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.
July 9, 2004: Signed free-agent defenseman Greg Zanon.
July 15, 2004: Signed defensemen Mark Eaton and Shane Hnidy.
July 22, 2004: Signed free-agent forwards Cam Severson and Jerred Smithson.
July 26, 2004: Signed free-agent defenseman Andreas Lilja.
August 3, 2004: Signed forward Steve Sullivan.
August 4, 2004: Signed goaltender Tomas Vokoun.
August 9, 2004: Signed forward Vladimir Orszagh.
September 9, 2004: Signed forward Vernon Fiddler and defenseman Ryan Suter.
September 14, 2004: Signed defensemen Kevin Klein and Shea Weber.
September 15, 2004: Signed forwards Paul Brown and Simon Gamache and defenseman Marek Zidlicky. Reassigned forwards Paul Brown, Vernon Fiddler, Simon Gamache, Darren Haydar, Tony Hrkac, Libor Pivko, Brandon Segal, Cam Severson, Timofei Shishkanov, Wyatt Smith, Jerred Smithson, Jordin Tootoo, Scottie Upshall and Jeremy Yablonski, defensemen Dan Hamhuis, Andrew Hutchinson, Kevin Klein, Andrei Mukhachev, Ryan Suter and Greg Zanon and goaltender Brian Finley to Milwaukee (AHL).
March 14, 2005: Extended affiliation agreement with the Milwaukee Admirals (American Hockey League).
June 27, 2005: Signed head coach Barry Trotz, associate coach Brent Peterson, assistant coach Peter Horachek, goaltending coach Mitch Korn, video coach Robert Bouchard and strength and conditioning coach David Good to contract extensions.
July 11, 2005: Signed director of player personnel Paul Fenton to a contract extension.
July 27, 2005: Acquired forward Darcy Hordichuk from Florida for a fourth-round selection in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft (Matt Duffy).
July 28, 2005: Exercised the contract options for 2005-06 on forward Vernon Fiddler and goaltender Chris Mason. Signed forwards Greg Johnson, Libor Pivko and Jerred Smithson.
July 29, 2005: Acquired a third-round selection in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft (Teemu Laakso) from Carolina for defenseman Andrew Hutchinson.
July 30, 2005: Acquired a fourth-round selection in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft from Atlanta for defenseman Shane Hnidy. Selected forwards Patric Hornqvist, Ryan Maki and Cal O'Reilly and defensemen Cody Franson, Teemu Laakso, Ryan Parent and Scott Todd in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.
July 31, 2005: Signed defenseman Jamie Allison and goaltender Brian Finley.
August 2, 2005: Acquired defenseman Danny Markov from Philadelphia for a third-round selection in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
August 4, 2005: Signed free-agent defensemen Sheldon Brookbank and Mark Eaton.
August 5, 2005: Signed free-agent forward Paul Kariya.
August 6, 2005: Signed free-agent forward Scott Nichol.
August 10, 2005: Signed forwards Scott Hartnell and Jeremy Yablonski.
August 15, 2005: Signed forwards Simon Gamache, Darren Haydar, Darcy Hordichuk and David Legwand and defenseman Greg Zanon.
August 16, 2005: Signed forward Steve Sullivan and defenseman Dan Hamhuis.
August 19, 2005: Signed free-agent forward Randy Robitaille.
August 23, 2005: Signed goaltender Pekka Rinne.
August 31, 2005: Signed free-agent forward Greg Classen.
September 8, 2005: Signed forward Adam Hall.
September 9, 2005: Acquired forward Kris Beech from Pittsburgh for a conditional NHL Entry Draft selection.


2002-2003 Season
 
May 6, 2002 Signed free-agent forward Vernon Fiddler.
May 15, 2002 Acquired forward Steve Parsons from Pittsburgh for future considerations.
June 22-23, 2002 Nashville acquired a third-round choice (#95) in 2002 from Anaheim (previously acquired from Boston) for future considerations. Acquired a third-round choice (#88) in 2002 and a second-round choice in 2003 from Buffalo for a second-round choice (#36) in 2002. Acquired a conditional third-round selection in 2003 from Washington for forward Petr Sykora. Acquired a conditional third-round selection in 2003 from Toronto for a third-round choice (#88) in 2002. Acquired a third-round selection in 2003 from Detroit for a third-round choice (#95) in 2002. Selected Scottie Upshall, Brandon Segal, Patrick Jarrett, Mike McKenna, Josh Morrow, Kaleb Betts, Matt Davis, and Steven Spencer in the NHL Entry Draft in Toronto, Ontario.
June 29, 2002 Acquired the rights to forward Cameron Mann and goaltender Ed Belfour from the Dallas Stars for forward David Gosselin and a fifth-round selection in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
June 30, 2002 Acquired the rights to forward Tie Domi from the Toronto Maple Leafs for an eighth-round selection in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
July 11, 2002 Signed free-agent forward Brent Gilchrist. Sign free-agent forward Clarke Wilm.
July 15, 2002 Signed free-agent forwards Greg Koehler, Wyatt Smith, and Cameron Mann.
July 16, 2002 Signed free-agent defenseman Pascal Trepanier.
July 24, 2002 Signed free-agent forwards Denis Pederson and Domenic Pittis.
September 6, 2002 Signed free-agent Andreas Johansson.
October 4, 2002 Claimed defenseman Francis Bouillon from Montreal in the 2002 NHL Waiver Draft. Forward Petr Tenkrat claimed by Florida in the 2002 NHL Waiver Draft.
October 23, 2002 Acquired defenseman Jason York from Anaheim for future considerations.
October 25, 2002 Defenseman Francis Bouillon claimed on waivers by Montreal.
December 2, 2002 Signed free-agent forward Reid Simpson.
December 12, 2002 Acquired forward Rem Murray, defenseman Tomas Kloucek and the rights to defenseman Marek Zidlicky from the New York Rangers for goaltender Mike Dunham.
December 31, 2002 Acquired forward Bob Wren from Toronto for forward Nathan Perrott.
February 4, 2003 Acquired future considerations from the Los Angeles Kings for forward Greg Koehler.
February 17, 2003 Acquired forward Jon Sim from Dallas for defenseman Bubba Berenzweig and a conditional selection in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.
March 8, 2003 Forward Jon Sim claimed on waivers by Los Angeles.
March 9, 2003 Acquired goaltender Wade Flaherty from Florida for defenseman Pascal Trepanier.
March 10, 2003 Traded forward Bob Wren to Ottawa for future considerations.
March 11, 2003 Acquired defenseman Alexander Riazantsev from Colorado for a seventh-round selection in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft. Claimed forward Todd Warriner on waivers from Philadelphia.

2001-2002 Season
 
May 2, 2001 Signed free-agent forward Bryan Lundbohm.
May 24, 2001 Acquired defenseman Mikhail Chernov from Philadelphia for forward Mike Watt.
June 1, 2001 Signed free-agent forward Vladimir Orszagh. Claimed forward Bill Bowler on waivers from Columbus.
June 19, 2001 Claimed forward Yves Sarault on waivers from Atlanta.
June 23-24, 2001 Acquired a fourth-round selection in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft from Philadelphia (Jordin Tootoo) for fourth (traded to Carolina; Carolina selected Rob Zepp), fifth (Jussi Timonen) and seventh-round (Thierry Douville) selections in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft. Selected forwards Gustaf Grasberg, Denis Platonov, Oliver Setzinger, Timofei Shishkanov and Jordin Tootoo and defensemen Dan Hamhuis, Anton Lavrentiev, Mikko Lehtonen and Tomas Slovak in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft.
July 2, 2001 Signed free-agent forward Stu Grimson.
July 31, 2001 Acquired defenseman Andy Delmore from Philadelphia for a third-round selection in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.
August 8, 2001 Signed free-agent forward Erik Anderson and free-agent defenseman Rich Brennan.
October 9, 2001 Acquired forward Nathan Perrott from Chicago for a conditional selection in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
November 1, 2001 Acquired forward Petr Tenkrat from Anaheim for forward Patric Kjellberg.
December 4, 2001 Acquired forward Jay Legault from Anaheim for defenseman Bert Robertsson.
December 18, 2001 Acquired defenseman Brett Hauer from Los Angeles for defenseman Rich Brennan.
January 11, 2002 Acquired forward Petr Hubacek and defenseman Jason Beckett from Philadelphia for forward Yves Sarault and a conditional selection in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
January 30, 2002 Claimed forward Reid Simpson on waivers from Montreal.
February 6, 2002 Acquired forward Steve Dubinsky from Chicago for future considerations.
March 1, 2002 Acquired defensemen D.J. Smith and Marty Wilford from Toronto for defenseman Marc Moro. Acquired a conditional draft selection from Colorado for defenseman D.J. Smith.
March 13, 2002 Acquired a fourth-round selection in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft and future considerations from Chicago for forward Tom Fitzgerald.
March 16, 2002 Acquired defenseman Jere Karalahti and a conditional selection in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft from Los Angeles for forward Cliff Ronning.
March 17, 2002 Acquired forward Jukka Hentunen from Calgary for a conditional selection in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
March 19, 2002 Acquired defenseman Peter Smrek from the New York Rangers for defenseman Richard Lintner.

2000-2001 Season
 
May 1, 2000 Signed free-agent forward Ryan Tobler.
May 23, 2000 Claimed forwards Sean Haggerty and Mike Watt on waivers from the New York Islanders.
June 12, 2000 Acquired a fifth-round selection in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft from Edmonton (Matt Koalska) for forward Patrick Cote.
June 24-25, 2000 Acquired a third-round selection in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft from Detroit (traded to Philadelphia; used to select Patrick Sharp) for a fourth-round selection in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft (Stefan Liv). Selected goaltender Jure Penko, forwards Scott Hartnell, Matt Hendricks, Zbynek Irgl, Matt Koalska, Libor Pivko and Daniel Widing and defensemen Mats Christeen, Tomas Harant, Martin Hohener, Mattias Nilsson and Mike Stuart in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft.
August 15, 2000 Signed free-agent forward Brantt Myhres.
September 25, 2000 Signed free-agent forward Jeremy Stevenson. Acquired defenseman Alexei Vasiliev from the New York Rangers for a conditional draft selection.
September 29, 2000 Acquired defenseman Mark Eaton from Philadelphia for Detroit's third-round selection in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft (Patrick Sharp). Forward Zdeno Ciger claimed by Minnesota in the 2000 NHL Waiver Draft.
October 25, 2000 Defenseman Craig Millar claimed on waivers by Tampa Bay.
January 2, 2001 Claimed defenseman Robert Schnabel on waivers from Phoenix.
January 12, 2001 Traded defenseman Rory Fitzpatrick to Edmonton for future considerations.
February 1, 2001 Traded forward Brantt Myhres to Washington for future considerations.
March 7, 2001 Acquired defenseman Bert Robertsson from NY Rangers for forward Ryan Tobler.
March 9, 2001 Acquired Atlanta's second-round selection in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft from Vancouver (Timofei Shishkanov) for defenseman Drake Berehowsky.
March 13, 2001 Forward Sebastien Bordeleau claimed on waivers by St. Louis.

1999-2000 Season
 
May 4, 1999 Signed free-agent forward Danny Riva.
June 17, 1999 Signed free-agent defenseman Jayme Filipowicz.
June 21, 1999 Acquired a conditional selection in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft from Atlanta (Matt Hendricks) for forward Andrew Brunette.
June 22, 1999 Traded forward Jeff Nelson to Washington for future considerations.
June 26, 1999 Acquired Toronto's fourth-round selection in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft (Yevgeny Pavlov) and future considerations from Carolina for goaltender Eric Fichaud. Selected goaltenders Brian Finley, Kyle Kettles and Jan Lasak, forwards Jonas Andersson, Martin Erat, Adam Hall, Darren Haydar, Alexandre Krevsun, Konstantin Panov, Yevgeny Pavlov and defensemen Brett Angel, Miroslav Durak, Ed Hill, Timo Helbling and Andrew Hutchinson in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft. Acquired forward Phil Crowe from Atlanta for future considerations. Acquired defenseman Craig Millar from Edmonton for Detroit's third-round selection in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft (Mike Comrie).
July 26, 1999 Signed free-agent forward Brent Peterson and free-agent defenseman Alexandre Boikov.
August 10, 1999 Signed free-agent forward Steve Washburn and free-agent goaltender Corey Hirsch.
August 16, 1999 Acquired forward Randy Robitaille from Atlanta for forward Denny Lambert.
September 27, 1999 Acquired forward Paul Healey from Philadelphia for forward Matt Henderson.
October 2, 1999 Signed free-agent forward Jason Dawe.
November 10, 1999 Claimed defenseman Bill Houlder on waivers from Tampa Bay.
November 16, 1999 Acquired a conditional selection in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft from Philadelphia for forward Steve Washburn.
January 20, 2000 Claimed forward Niklas Andersson on waivers from the New York Islanders.
February 2, 2000 Acquired defenseman Stewart Malgunas from Washington for a conditional selection in the 2001 NHL Draft. Acquired defenseman John Namestnikov from the New York Rangers for forward Jason Dawe.
February 6, 2000 Defenseman Stewart Malgunas claimed on waivers by Calgary.
February 9, 2000 Acquired defenseman Rory Fitzpatrick from St. Louis for defenseman Dan Keczmer.
February 14, 2000 Acquired forward Eric Bertrand from Philadelphia for future considerations.
February 19, 2000 Forward Niklas Andersson claimed on waivers by the New York Islanders.
March 13, 2000 Acquired defenseman Pavel Skrbek from Pittsburgh for defenseman Bob Boughner.
March 14, 2000 Defenseman Joel Bouchard claimed on waivers by Dallas. Acquired forward Petr Sachl from the New York Islanders for a ninth-round selection in the 2000 Entry Draft (Tomi Pettinen). Acquired defenseman Cale Hulse and a third-round selection in the 2001 Entry Draft from Calgary (Denis Platonov) for forward Sergei Krivokrasov. Traded goaltender Corey Hirsch to Anaheim for future considerations.
March 27, 2000 Forward Darren Turcotte announced his retirement. Signed free-agent forward Greg Classen.

1998-99 Season
 
June 1, 1998 Acquired forward Marian Cisar from Los Angeles for future considerations.
June 4, 1998 Signed free-agent defenseman Jayson More.
June 8, 1998 Signed free-agent forward Rob Valicevic.
June 11, 1998 Signed free-agent forward Mark Mowers.
June 26, 1998 Selected 26 players in the NHL Expansion Draft: Chris Armstrong (FLA.), Blair Atcheynum (STL), Joel Bouchard (CGY), Bob Boughner (BUF), Paul Brousseau (T.B), Doug Brown (DET), Andrew Brunette (WSH), Frederic Chabot (L.A), Patrick Cote (DAL), J.J. Daigneault (NYI), Jeff Daniels (CAR), Craig Darby (PHI),Mike Dunham (N.J), Doug Friedman (EDM), Tony Hrkac (PIT), Al Iafrate (S.J), Greg Johnson (CHI), Uwe Krupp (COL), Denny Lambert (OTT), Mike Richter (NYR), Mikhail Shtalenkov (ANA), John Slaney (PHO), Mike Sullivan (BOS), Tomas Vokoun (MTL), Scott Walker (VAN), and Rob Zettler (TOR). Acquired forward Darren Turcotte and St. Louis' highest compensatory pick in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft (Andrew Hutchinson) from St. Louis for future considerations. Acquired goaltender Dominic Roussel and defenseman Jeff Staples from Philadelphia for a seventh-round selection in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft (Cam Ondrik). Acquired defensemen Jan Vopat and Kimmo Timonen from Los Angeles for future considerations. Acquired forward Sergei Krivokrasov from Chicago for future considerations. Acquired forward Jim Dowd from Calgary for future considerations. Acquired forward Ville Peltonen from San Jose for a fifth-round selection in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft (traded to Phoenix; used to select Josh Blackburn). Acquired forward Sebastien Bordeleau from Montreal for future considerations. Signed free-agent forward Patric Kjellberg.
June 27, 1998 Selected forwards Denis Arkhipov, Martin Bartek, Craig Brunel, Geoff Koch and David Legwand and defensemen Martin Beauchesne, Kent Sauer and Karlis Skrastins in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft.
June 30, 1998 Acquired a seventh-round selection in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft from Phoenix (Kyle Kettles) for Mike Sullivan.
July 6, 1998 Signed free-agent forward Tom Fitzgerald.
July 7, 1998 Acquired forward Vitali Yachmenev from Los Angeles for future considerations.
July 9, 1998 Signed free-agent forward David Gosselin. Traded forward Tony Hrkac to Dallas for future considerations.
July 13, 1998 Signed free-agent forward Matt Henderson.
July 14, 1998 Acquired forward Petr Sykora, a third-round selection in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft (traded to Edmonton, used to select Mike Comrie) and future considerations from Detroit for forward Doug Brown.
July 16, 1998 Signed free-agent forward Brad Smyth.
July 20, 1998 Goaltender Frederic Chabot claimed on waivers by Los Angeles.
August 6, 1998 Signed free-agent defenseman Jamie Heward.
August 19, 1998 Signed free-agent forward Jeff Nelson.
August 26, 1998 Signed free-agent defensemen Shannon Finn and Kaj Linna.
October 1, 1998 Acquired goaltender Eric Fichaud and defensemen Drake Berehowsky and Greg de Vries from Edmonton for goaltender Mikhail Shtalenkov and forward Jim Dowd.
October 5, 1998 Acquired goaltender Chris Mason and defenseman Marc Moro from Anaheim for goaltender Dominic Roussel. Claimed forward Zdeno Ciger from Edmonton in the 1998 NHL Waiver Draft.
October 12, 1998 Signed free-agent defenseman Jeff Kealty.
October 25, 1998 Acquired a third-round selection in the 1999 Entry Draft from Colorado for defenseman Greg de Vries.
October 28, 1998 Signed free-agent forward Bobby Russell.
October 31, 1998 Acquired forward Cliff Ronning and defenseman Richard Lintner from Phoenix for future considerations.
January 13, 1999 Traded defenseman J.J. Daigneault to Phoenix for future considerations.
January 26, 1999 Acquired defenseman Sergei Klimentiev from Philadelphia for future considerations.
March 12, 1999 Claimed defenseman Dan Keczmer on waivers from Dallas.
March 23, 1999 Acquired a sixth-round selection in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft from St. Louis (Zbynek Irgl) for forward Blair Atcheynum.
April 19, 1999 Acquired defenseman Bubba Berenzweig from the New York Islanders for a fourth-round draft selection in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft (Johan Halvardsson).


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