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2021 NHL trade deadline: Grades for all the biggest deals

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Kaplan impressed with multiple East teams getting better (1:05)

Emily Kaplan breaks down the NHL trade deadline, including how the Bruins, Islanders and Capitals improved their teams. (1:05)

The 2021 NHL trade deadline has passed, with a flurry of swaps right before the final bell.

Following each major deal, national NHL reporter Emily Kaplan and senior NHL writer Greg Wyshynski graded both GMs involved on the particulars of each swap.

The most recent trade grades are at the top.