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Leafs Trade Carl Gunnarsson For Roman Polak

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Seriously.

Yes, it's true. The Leafs have sent Carl Gunnarsson AND the 94th overall pick to the St. Louis Blues for Roman Polak. Whatever goodwill Dave Nonis garnered over the past 24 hours is now gone, and we can only hope that he is fired soon.

Polak is older than Gunnarsson, about $350k cheaper, and struggled with softer competition on St. Louis' bottom pair.

Here is his HockeyDB page. Here is his Capgeek page. Here is a look at his numbers at BtN.

UPDATE: It gets worse.

I'll turn to Twitter for initial reaction and add further analysis later: