With Mike Smith on board and Brian Elliott and Chad Johnson appearing to be heading elsewhere, the Flames made a trade with the Hurricanes to acquire Eddie Lack.
CAR trades Eddie Lack, Ryan Murphy and 7th in 2019 to CGY for Keegan Kanzig and 6th in 2019. CAR retains 50 per cent salary on Lack.— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) June 30, 2017
Lack spent the last 2 seasons in Carolina, compiling a record of 20-21-9 and a Save% of .902. Lack is set to make $2.75 million next season, the final year of a 2 year contract.