DENVER - Just before the trading deadline, the Colorado Avalanche traded defenseman Ryan O'Byrne to Toronto for a draft pick in the 2014 draft.
O'Byrne played in 34 games for the Avalanche this season. He totaled four points with one goal.
For his career, O'Byrne has totaled 33 points in seven seasons. He played the past three seasons for the Avalanche after starting his career in Montreal.
In return, Colorado is receiving the Maple Leafs' 4th-round pick in the 2014 draft.