FIRE SALE, SO FAR...[with 2003-04 salaries, if available]
TO WASHINGTON: D Shaone Morrisonn $1.130 MIL F Thomas Fleischmann F Brooks Laich F Anson Carter $2.8 MIL Boston's 2004 1st Rounder Detroit's 2004 1st Rounder Boston's 2004 2nd Rounder Ottawa's 2005 2nd Rounder Detroit's 2006 4th Rounder
TO ELSEWHERE: D Sergei Gonchar [Bruins] $3.650 MIL F Robert Lang [Red Wings] $5.0 MIL F Peter Bondra [Senators] $4.5 MIL F Jaromir Jagr [Rangers] $11.0 MIL
So the Blackhawks win and end the longest Cup drought in the league, then the Bruins win and their 40-year drought, now the Kings win the first Cup in their 40+ year history. Surely this means the Leafs are due, right? Right?!