Boston Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli says he did not want to trade a bunch of other players in order to keep Jerome Iginla. That's what happened just three hours into free agency - the B's in salary cap hell, Iginla signs a 3-year deal with the Colorado Avalanche.

Other B's free agents found jobs as well. Shawn Thornton with Florida, goalie Chad Johnson with the NY Isles, and Andrej Meszaros with Buffalo.

Here's Chiarelli on the Iginla move...