This past offseason, the Dallas Stars signed Jaromir Jagr and Ray Whitney to fill two of the top-six forward spots. The team already had leading scorer Loui Eriksson and a revitalized Michael Ryder taking the other two spots.
The depth on the wings means that Brenden Morrow has become the odd man out in the four-man rotation. Now the team captain has been relegated to duty on the third line.
Having a player like Morrow on the third line has immense upside, but the biggest value could be on the trade market. The Stars should expect to field a ton of calls for Morrow’s services.
Here are four teams that could be in pursuit.