The Golden Knights have recalled forward Sheldon Rempal from Henderson.
Jonas Rondbjerg, Brayden Pachal and Kaedan Korczak are up from the AHL.
Kessel moves ahead of Keith Yandle (989) into first place on the all-time list.
The deal carries an AAV of $2.29 million.
The captain is back!
The two forwards played a combined 48 games for Vegas in 2021-22.
This was purely a salary dump move for Vegas.