NHL news: Columbus acquires Zatkoff

                    The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired G Jeff Zatkoff from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for future considerations.

                    The Blue Jackets don\’t necessarily need a goalie, but having a backup is never a bad thing. Zatkoff has some NHL experience, and a Stanley Cup ring, so that definitely helps.

                    Zatkoff, 30, hasn\’t played in an NHL game this season. In his NHL career for the Kings and Pittsburgh Penguins, Zatkoff has a 2.72 GAA, and a SV% of .908 in 48 games.

                    For the Kings, they have an abundance of goalies, so trading Zatkoff doesn\’t affect them. The trade makes sense.

Published by carterhud

Carterhud.com. SI Kids Kid Reporter, Prime Time Sports Talk writer

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