The New Jersey Devils have made another trade today by acquiring forward Devante Smith-Pelley from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for forward Stefan Matteau.
Matteau has played majority of his games with the Devils where in 20 games he had 1 goal, 13 penalty minutes and a -9 rating. He played one game with Albany of the AHL where he was pointless and had 4 penalty minutes.
Matteau was selected 29th overallin the 2012 Entry Level Draft by the Devils.
Smith-Pelley was acquired by the Candiens last season from the Anaheim Ducks. Smith-Pelley, 23, in 46 games with Montreal this year has 6 goals, 12 points with 22 penalty minutes.