OTTAWA (CP) - The Ottawa Senators have traded winger Peter Schaefer to the Boston Bruins in exchange for veteran winger Shean Donovan.
The move will save the Senators space under the salary cap. Schaefer has three years and US$6.7 million left on his deal while Donovan has one year left at $925,000. The 30-year-old Schaefer had 12 goals and 34 assists in 77 games with the Senators last season.
He added a goal and five assists in 20 playoff games.
The 32-year-old Donovan had six goals and 11 assists in 76 games with the Bruins last season.