Goalie was expendable after Caron signing
PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Penguins traded goaltender Johan Hedberg to the Vancouver Canucks on Monday for a second-round pick in the 2004 National Hockey League entry draft.
Hedberg has one-year left on his contract and appears headed for a backup role with Vancouver. The Canucks avoided arbitration with goaltender Dan Cloutier by signing him to a one-year contract last month.
Hedberg, 30, played in 41 games last season, posting a 14-22-4
record with a 3.13 goals-against average. ...
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