Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli has been known to swim in familiar waters and, at yesterday’s NHL trade deadline, he took another plunge.
With the clock winding down toward the 3 p.m. deadline, Chiarelli obtained defenseman Wade Redden, who enjoyed some of his best NHL seasons with the Senators while Chiarelli was an assistant GM in Ottawa, from the St. Louis Blues for a conditional late-round draft pick in 2014.