TRADED: By the Winnipeg Jets to the Montreal Canadiens, right wing LUCIEN DeBLOIS, 27, in exchange for left wing PERRY TURNBULL, 25.
By the Cincinnati Reds to the New York Mets for three minor league players, pitcher BRUCE BERENYI, 29.
DIED: SWALE, the 3-year-old colt who won two legs of this year's Triple Crown, the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes; of undetermined causes; in Elmont, N.Y. The son of Seattle Slew had been syndicated for an estimated $40 million and had won 9 of 14 starts, finishing second twice, third twice and seventh in the Preakness. His career winnings were $1,583,662 (page 66).