In a trade of defensemen, the Pittsburgh Penguins
acquired Steve Wagner
from the St. Louis Blues
in exchange for Nate Guenin
. Both players are currently in the American Hockey League.
Wagner, 25, has not made an appearance with St. Louis this season. In 46 games with the Peoria Rivermen, he has 3 goals and 15 points. In 46 NHL games with the Blues between 2007-2009, Wagner (6-2, 200) has 4 goals and 12 points.
Guenin, 27, has 3 goals and 5 points in 41 games with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins. He was recalled by Pittsburgh on Nov. 16 and appeared in two games. Guenin (6-2, 210) has made 14 NHL appearances with Philadelphia and Pittsburgh from 2006-2010, recording 2 assists. He was the third Pittsburgh native to play for the Penguins in the last three seasons, joining Ryan Malone
and Bill Thomas