Emerson Etem traded to Vancouver for Nicklas Jensen
It has been speculated that several teams have been talking to Jeff Gorton about Emerson Etem, but the likely landing spot appears to be Vancouver. Just moments ago, it happened.
Etem to VAN for Jensen and a pick
— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) January 8, 2016
The connection to his former coach Willie Desjardins was strong enough to make the deal happen. In return the Blueshirts acquired forward Nick Jensen. The 22 year old makes an AAV of 925K and is considered a decent prospect.
In 24 NHL games he has 3 goals and 6 points.