Hurricanes acquire forward Max Domi from Blue Jackets for prospect

Columbus Blue Jackets forward Max Domi celebrates his goal against the Florida Panthers during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Columbus, Ohio, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021. The Blue Jackets won 3-2 in a shootout. (Paul Vernon/AP)

The Carolina Hurricanes have acquired forward Max Domi from the Columbus Blue Jackets for prospect Aidan Hreschuk.

Domi has eight goals in 35 games this season and is a pending unrestricted free agent with a $5.3 million cap hit. Domi was initially selected 12th overall by the Arizona Coyotes in the 2015 NHL Draft.

Hreschuk was selected in the third round of the 2021 NHL Draft and is in his first season at Boston College. The 19-year-old defenceman has a goal and eight points.

When submitting content, please abide by our  submission guidelines, and avoid posting profanity, personal attacks or harassment. Should you violate our submissions guidelines, we reserve the right to remove your comments and block your account. Sportsnet reserves the right to close a story’s comment section at any time.
We use cookies to improve your experience. Learn More or change your cookie preferences. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the use of cookies.