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Leopold dealt to Flames

Wednesday, 03.04.2009 / 12:15 PM / 2009 Trade Deadline

NHL.com

The Calgary Flames bolstered their blue line on Wednesday, acquiring defenseman Jordan Leopold from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for defenseman Lawrence Nycholat, defensive prospect Ryan Wilson and a second-round pick in the 2009 Entry Draft.

Leopold, who spent three seasons with the Flames, had 6 goals and 14 assists in 64 games with the Avalanche this season.

Nycholat, 29, was claimed off waivers by Calgary from Vancouver on Tuesday. He played 14 games for the Canucks this season, had 1 assist and was plus-3.

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