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Ducks Trade Wisniewski To The Islanders

via Katie Strang tweet,

The Islanders have traded a conditional third-round pick in 2011 for Anaheim defenseman James Wisniewski

added 8:13pm, via the New York Islanders,

“We see James as a key addition to our team and we feel our fans will connect with his style of play,” said Islanders General Manager Garth Snow. “He is a solid puck-moving defenseman who can bring an added element of toughness to our blue-line.”

added 9:27pm, via Anaheim Ducks tweet,

(GM) Murray on Wiz trade: “It was a tough situation… But I have other plans, that’s the thing.”

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Primis's avatar

*just shakes head*

Posted by Primis on 07/30/10 at 09:00 PM ET

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Wow.

Maybe now the Ducks can pick up Brendan Witt for their 2nd pairing.

Posted by nosferatu from Albany, NY on 07/30/10 at 09:14 PM ET

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But I have other plans, that’s the thing.

Cue the resurrection of the Bobby Ryan for Tomas Kaberle rumours?

Posted by Garth on 07/31/10 at 12:42 AM ET

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Didn’t they just re-sign him something like 10 hours ago?!?!?

Posted by Susan on 07/31/10 at 02:15 AM ET

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guess 3.25 for wisniewski was way too much after all ...
love the move for the isles!

Posted by german_wing from Toronto, Canada on 07/31/10 at 04:52 AM ET

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