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One of the Worst Contracts in the League on the move

TSN reporting that 32-yr-old Brian Campbell and his $7.1M cap hit for the next 5 seasons is being shipped to Florida in exchange for Rostislav Olesz's less onerous $3.1M cap hit for 3 more years. In a separate deal, Chicago also shipped Troy Brouwer to the Caps for a late first-rounder, so they've essentially swapped Olesz for Brouwer as 3rd line LWers, gotten out from under Campbell's terrible contract, and gotten a first rounder out of it all. A win for the Hawks if you ask me. Should I start holding my breath for a Brian Rolston trade to a cap floor team? Campbell is obviously a better player than Rolston, but his cap hit and term were seemingly untradeable...

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