Senators' Matt Duchene Sneaks Off Ice After Avalanche Trade Him During Game

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Dorion and Duchene met with reporters on Monday, a day after the Senators acquired Duchene from Colorado as part of a three-way deal that included sending Kyle Turris to the Nashville Predators. Duchene was traded mid-game, so he snuck off the ice during a stoppage. Duchene will face his former Avs mates next weekend when Ottawa and Colorado go head to head twice against one another in Sweden.

The New York Islanders attempt to extend their season-opening home point streak to six games when they host the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday.

In exchange for Duchene, the Avalanche will receive Samuel Girard, Shane Bowers, Andrew Hammond, Vladislav Kaminev, first and third round picks from Ottawa, and a second round pick from Nashville.

Avalanche general manager Joe Sakic had been trying to move Duchene since the trade deadline last season. "We've said all along that we wanted to be patient and wait for the right deal, and this is the opportunity we feel is best for the organization".




Duchene's swift exit seemed sudden, but he suspected something might happen, having been the subject of trade rumors for months.

"Being pulled in a game, then to be playing my first two games against my old team, is going to be pretty unusual", Duchene said.

Bowers, 18, was Ottawa's first selection (first round, 28th overall) in the 2017 NHL Draft. Even so, Duchene's Colorado career ended with him finishing in the top 10 of many statistical categories in Avalanche history: Games played (6th), goals (4th), assists (6th), and points (6th). Signed by Ottawa as a free agent in 2013, Hammond has a 27-14-6 record in 55 career National Hockey League games, posting a 2.31 GAA and a.923 save percentage.

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