Notable trades in NHL history

San Jose Sharks acquire Date Tampa Bay Lightning acquire
Bryan Marchment
David Shaw
Lightning conditional right to swap 1998 1st round picks (#2-David Legwand)
March 24, 1998
Andrei Nazarov
Lightning conditional right to swap 1998 1st round picks (#1-Vincent Lecavalier)
Buffalo Sabres acquire Date New York Rangers acquire
1998 2nd round pick (#34-Andrew Peters)
future considerations (2000 conditional 5th round pick (not exercised))
September 29, 1997
Pat LaFontaine
Los Angeles Kings acquire Date New York Rangers acquire
Luc Robitaille
August 28, 1997
Kevin Stevens
Calgary Flames acquire Date Carolina Hurricanes acquire
Andrew Cassels
Jean-Sebastien Giguere
August 25, 1997
Trevor Kidd
Gary Roberts
Boston Bruins acquire Date Washington Capitals acquire
Jason Allison
Jim Carey
Anson Carter
1997 3rd round pick (#63-Lee Goren)
1998 conditional 2nd round pick (if Capitals re-sign Tocchet) (#52-Bobby Allen)
March 1, 1997
Adam Oates
Bill Ranford
Rick Tocchet
New Jersey Devils acquire Date Toronto Maple Leafs acquire
Dave Ellett
Doug Gilmour
1998 4th round pick or 1999 3rd round pick (1999 #95-Andre Lakos)
February 25, 1997
Jason Smith
Steve Sullivan
rights to Alyn McCauley
Hartford Whalers acquire Date Detroit Red Wings acquire
Paul Coffey
Keith Primeau
1997 1st round pick (#22-Nikos Tselios)
October 9, 1996
Brian Glynn
Brendan Shanahan
Arizona Coyotes acquire Date Chicago Blackhawks acquire
Jeremy Roenick
August 16, 1996
Craig Mills
Alexei Zhamnov
1997 1st round pick (#16-Ty Jones)
Dallas Stars acquire Date Pittsburgh Penguins acquire
Sergei Zubov
June 22, 1996
Kevin Hatcher
Edmonton Oilers acquire Date Detroit Red Wings acquire
Dan McGillis
March 20, 1996
Kirk Maltby
Los Angeles Kings acquire Date St. Louis Blues acquire
Craig Johnson
Patrice Tardif
Roman Vopat
1996 5th round pick (#123-Peter Hogan)
1997 1st round pick (#15-Matt Zultek)
February 27, 1996
Wayne Gretzky
Los Angeles Kings acquire Date Dallas Stars acquire
Shane Churla
Doug Zmolek
February 17, 1996
Darryl Sydor
1996 5th round pick (#112-Ryan Christie)
Anaheim Ducks acquire Date Winnipeg Jets acquire
1996 4th round pick (#92-Kim Staal)
Teemu Selanne
Marc Chouinard
February 7, 1996
Chad Kilger
Oleg Tverdovsky
1996 3rd round pick (#62-Per-Anton Lundstrom)
Toronto Maple Leafs acquire Date Dallas Stars acquire
Dave Gagner
1996 6th round pick (#140-Dimitriy Yakushin)
January 28, 1996
Benoit Hogue
Randy Wood
New York Islanders acquire Date Ottawa Senators acquire
Don Beaupre
Bryan Berard
Martin Straka
January 23, 1996
Wade Redden
Damian Rhodes
San Jose Sharks acquire Date Detroit Red Wings acquire
Ray Sheppard
October 24, 1995
Igor Larionov
Pittsburgh Penguins acquire Date New York Rangers acquire
Petr Nedved
Sergei Zubov
August 31, 1995
Luc Robitaille
Ulf Samuelsson
Edmonton Oilers acquire Date St. Louis Blues acquire
Curtis Joseph
rights to Mike Grier
August 4, 1995
1996 1st round pick (#14-Marty Reasoner)
1997 1st round pick (#15-Matt Zultek)
Boston Bruins acquire Date Pittsburgh Penguins acquire
Kevin Stevens
Shawn McEachern
August 1, 1995
Glen Murray
Bryan Smolinski
1996 3rd round pick (#72-Boyd Kane)
Hartford Whalers acquire Date St. Louis Blues acquire
Brendan Shanahan
July 27, 1995
Chris Pronger