The Montreal Canadiens have traded forward Byron Froese and defenceman David Schlemko to the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for forward Dale Weise and defenceman Christian Folin,

Froese has 14 goals and 16 assists in 46 games with the American Hockey League’s Laval Rocket this season.

The 27-year-old Winkler native was selected by the Chicago Blackhawks in the fourth round of the 2009 NHL Draft.

Froese, who has five goals and 11 assists in 110 career NHL games, has also spent time with the Toronto Maple Leafs and Tampa Bay Lightning.

photo courtesy Laval Rocket

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Wednesday, April 24th

Eastern Conference
Carolina at Washington, 6:30 p.m.
(best of 7 quarterfinal tied 3-3)

Major League Baseball
Cleveland 6 Miami 2 
San Diego 1 Seattle 0 
San Francisco at Toronto, 3:07 p.m.
American League
Kansas City 10 Tampa Bay 2
Texas at Oakland, 2:37 p.m.
Chicago at Baltimore, 6:05 p.m.
Detroit at Boston, 6:10 p.m.
Minnesota at Houston, 7:10 p.m.
New York at Los Angeles, 9:07 p.m.
National League
St. Louis 5 Milwaukee 2 
Washington at Colorado, 2:10 p.m.
Atlanta at Cincinnati, 5:40 p.m.
Arizona at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m.
Philadelphia at New York, 6:10 p.m.
Los Angeles at Chicago, 7:05 p.m.

Western Conference
Utah at Houston, 7 p.m.
(Rockets lead best of 7 quarterfinal 3-1)
L.A. Clippers at Golden State, 9:30 p.m.
(Warriors lead series 3-1)

Tuesday, April 23rd

Eastern Conference
Boston 5 Toronto 1
(Bruins win best of 7 quarterfinal 4-3)
Western Conference
San Jose 5 Vegas 4 (OT)
(Sharks win series 4-3)

Pembina Valley 4 St. James 2
(Twisters lead best of 7 final 2-1)

Major League Baseball
San Francisco 7 Toronto 6
Miami 3 Cleveland 1
San Diego 6 Seattle 3
American League

Baltimore 9 Chicago 1
Tampa Bay 5 Kansas City 2
Houston 10 Minnesota 4
Oakland 11 Texas 5
New York 7 Los Angeles 5
1st game: Detroit 7 Boston 4
2nd game: Detroit 4 Boston 2
National League
Cincinnati 7 Atlanta 6
Arizona 2 Pittsburgh 1
New York 9 Philadelphia 0
St. Louis 4 Milwaukee 3
Chicago 7 Los Angeles 2
Washington 6 Colorado 3

Eastern Conference
Toronto 115 Orlando 96
(Raptors win best of 7 quarterfinal 4-1)
Philadelphia 122 Brooklyn 100
(76ers win series 4-1)
Western Conference
Denver 108 San Antonio 90
(Nuggets lead series 3 -2)
Portland 118 Oklahoma City 115
(Trail Blazers win series 4-1)

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