Trade deadline's biggest winners, losers

Updated: March 2, 2012, 7:57 PM ET
By Craig Custance

Good friend and colleague Scott Burnside has already tackled the teams that benefited the most or didn't accomplish their goals during the trade deadline season. But what about the people involved over the last couple of weeks?

Here's a look at individual winners and losers as we hit the stretch run before what's shaping up to be an incredible postseason.


Jeff Carter -- Carter never wanted to be dealt to Columbus in the first place, so imagine how good he felt when he got the news that he was being shipped to Los Angeles and reunited with old friend Mike Richards. It's a chance to redeem his reputation and takes him from the bottom of the standings to a team right in the mix for a playoff spot.