Blues trade Oshie to Washington
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - The St. Louis Blues traded T.J. Oshie to the Washington Capitals Tuesday in exchange for forward Troy Brouwer, goalie Pheonix Copley, and a third round pick in the 2016 NHL Draft.
Oshie had 19 goals and 36 assists in 72 games for the Blues last season, his seventh in the NHL, all with St. Louis. He is best known for scoring four times during a shootout to lead the United States to a victory against Russia at the 2014 Olympics.
Brouwer totaled 21 goals and 22 assists for Washington last season while appearing in all 82 games. He has played in nine NHL seasons, the last four with the Capitals.