Bemidji State's Chris Peluso traded to Toronto Maple Leafs on NHL trading deadline
Bemidji State senior defenseman Chris Peluso was traded from the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Toronto Maple Leafs as part of the NHL trading deadline Wednesday.
The Penguins received a sixth-round draft pick in return.
Peluso was originally selected by Pittsburgh with the 194th overall pick in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.
The Wadena native has seven assists and a plus-4 rating this season for the Beavers, which wrap up regular season play this weekend at Alabama-Huntsville.