Oilers acquire Johnson, Whitney
Oilers add D-men and two picks for Steve Staios and Lubomir Visnovsky
The club also announced it has acquired defenceman Ryan Whitney and a 6th round draft pick from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for defenceman Lubomir Visnovsky.
- Steve Staios - After trade to Calgary
- Lubomir Visnovsky - After trade to Anaheim
- Ryan Whitney interview with Dan Tencer
- Steve Tambellini
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Johnson, 26, had played in 22 games this season for the Flames recording a goal and two assists with 19 PIM.
The 6’2”, 211lb rearguard was originally drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round, 85th overall in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft.
The 6’4”, 219-pound rearguard was originally drafted by the Penguins in the 1st round, 5th overall in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.
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