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According to Andy Strickland on Twitter, the Blues have traded DJ King to the Washington Capitals.
Jeremy Rutherford later tweeted that King had agreed to a 2 year contract extension prior to the trade. The extension is worth $625,000 next season and $650,000 in 2011-2012.
EDIT: Jeremy Rutherford has confirmed on twitter that the player the Blues will receive in return is Stefan Della Rovere, Captain of the Barrie Colts last year. Rovere has played 230 games with Barrie, registering 65 goals, 73 assists and 479 penalty minutes.