Avs Part of Three Team Hockey Deal

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – The Tampa Bay Lightning acquired a first-round pick in the 2012 draft and minor league defenseman Sebastien Piche in a three-team trade that also involved Colorado and Detroit.

Tampa Bay sent forward Steve Downie to the Avalanche for defenseman Kyle Quincey.

The Lightning then dealt Quincey to the Red Wings for a first-round pick and Piche.

The moves were announced on Tuesday.