Top Prospects Who Could Be Trade Bait Before 2013-14 NHL Season

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Top Prospects Who Could Be Trade Bait Before 2013-14 NHL Season
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As the amount of talent left on the free-agent market dwindles, the most effective way for NHL general managers to make substantial changes to their rosters will be through the trade market.

The teams with the deepest prospect pools will be able to acquire the top stars on the trading block because, with the salary cap going down, adding players on entry-level contracts (such as top prospects making their rookie debuts) is going to be an objective for clubs in a rebuild mode.

Let's look at the top prospects that GMs should consider using as trade bait prior to the start of the 2013-14 season.

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