The NHL's trade deadline passed at 3pm et and a number of big names found new homes around the National Hockey League.
On the same day Steven Stamkos announced he is ready to return to the lineup, the Tampa Bay Lightning traded Martin St. Louis to the New York Rangers in exchange for Ryan Callahan, a first-round pick (2015) and second-round pick (2014).
The Montreal Canadiens acquired forward Thomas Vanek and a fifth-round pick (2014) from the New York Islanders for prospect Sebastien Collberg and a second-round pick (2014).
The Minnesota Wild acquired forwards Matt Moulson and Cody McCormick from the Buffalo Sabres for forward Torrey Mitchell, Winnipeg's second-round pick in the 2014 Draft (previously acquired) and Minnesota's second-round pick
The Los Angeles Kings acquired forward Marian Gaborik from the Columbus Blue Jackets for forward Matt Frattin, Toronto's second-round pick in 2014 or 2015 (previously acquired in the Jonathan Bernier trade) and a conditional pick in 2014 or 2015.
The Ottawa Senators acquired forward Ales Hemsky from the Edmonton Oilers for a third-round pick (2015) and a fifth-round pick (2014). In other news, the Senators have signed defenceman Chris Phillips a two-year, $5 million contract.
In other trades:
The Washington Capitals acquired goaltender Jaroslav Halak and a third-round pick (2015) from the Buffalo Sabres for goaltender Michal Neuvirth and defenceman Rostislav Klesla.
The Detroit Red Wings acquired forward David Legwand from the Nashville Predators for Patrick Eaves, Calle Jarnkrok, and a third-round pick.
The New Jersey Devils acquired forward Tuomo Ruutu from the Carolina Hurricanes for forward Andrei Loktionov and a conditional third-round pick (2017).
The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired forward Marcel Goc from the Florida Panthers in exchange for a third-round pick (2015) and a fifth-round pick (2014).
The Dallas Stars acquired goaltender Tim Thomas from the Florida Panthers for goaltender Dan Ellis.
The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired forward Lee Stempniak from the Calgary Flames for a third-round pick (2014).
The Boston Bruins acquired defenceman Andrej Meszaros from the Philadelphia Flyers for a third-round pick.
The Columbus Blue Jackets acquired defenceman Nick Schultz from the Edmonton Oilers for a fifth-round pick (2014).
The Buffalo Sabres traded Brayden McNabb, Jonathan Parker and two second-round picks (2014 and 2015) to the Los Angeles Kings for prospects Hudson Fasching and Nicolas Deslauriers.
The Montreal Canadiens acquired goaltender Devan Dubnyk from the Nashville Predators for future considerations and assigned him to the Hamilton Bulldogs (AHL).
The Colorado Avalanche acquired goaltender Reto Berra from the Calgary Flames for a second-round pick (2014).
The New York Rangers acquired defenceman Raphael Diaz from the Vancouver Canucks for a fifth-round pick (2015).
The Ottawa Senators acquired defenceman Alex Grant from the Anaheim Ducks for forward Andre Petersson.
The Tampa Bay Lightning acquired forwards Jonathan Marchessault and Dalton Smith from the Columbus Blue Jackets for forward Dana Tyrell and defenceman Matt Taormina.
And the final deal of the day saw the Los Angeles Kings acquire forward James Livingston from the San Jose Sharks for a conditional seventh-round pick in 2016.
Several of the big names that were believed to be on the market in the last couple of weeks did not end up being moved. The Vancouver Canucks hung on to forward Ryan Kesler, while the Calgary Flames kept Mike Cammalleri. Speaking after the deadline passed, Kesler told TSN, "I'm happy that I'm still a Canuck."
In addition, Martin Brodeur remains with the New Jersey Devils after rumours that he may have been on his way out of the only team he has ever played for.