Clarkson-for-Horton trade a legal, and brilliant, circumvention of the salary cap

By Ken Campbell

Nathan Horton will probably be a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs for the next five years, but barring a miracle he will never, ever play a game for them. In a salary cap world, though, acquiring him made perfect sense for them and trading him away made perfect sense for Columbus. More

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Who do you think wins Thursday's big trade that sent David Clarkson to Columbus and Nathan Horton to Toronto?




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