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Where He'd Go: Boston
The Deal: first-round draft pick, Tuukka Rask
Why They Need Him: The Boston Bruins looked good going into the playoffs, but they were defeated by the Washington Capitals in seven games. Boston fans were surprised that they lost in the first round, and they should be.
Some even picked Boston to repeat for another Stanley Cup. They will most likely not re-sign Brian Rolston, which means that the Bruins will get $5 million to play with. They'll more than likely re-sign Chris Kelly, assuring that Dan Paille will be let go.
Paille contract is small at $1.15 million, but Boston will need to squeeze every penny they can get to afford Nash's massive contract. He will be making $7.6 million next season.
His contract may be a little high, but Boston already had a taste of the Stanley Cup and will do anything to win it again.
For Columbus it means getting someone who is more reliable then Steve Mason. Mason is young, but his numbers are not looking good. He needs help and Rask would be a good pickup.