MONTREAL -- The opening day of the NHL entry draft provided a great opportunity through trades -- as well as the actual picks -- for clubs to address some immediate needs on their rosters. In particular, after Friday night's prospect party, four franchises found themselves positioned for immediate improvement.
13hRyan Rodenberg and Jack Kerr
8hBob Harig and Jason Sobel
14hKevin Van Valkenburg
3dMike Vorkunov for REDEF