Say What?!? - June 30

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"Kostitsyn is a very skilled player with a lot of potential. He probably has not realized his potential. When he's at his best, he can be the star of the game. This is one of those deals that could have a big upside for the Predators."

– Nashville GM David Poile after the Sergei Kostitsyn and futures for Dan Ellis, Dustin Boyd and futures trade with Montreal.



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