COYOTES ACQUIRE 4TH ROUND DRAFT CHOICE FROM BUFFALO IN EXCHANGE FOR TELLQVIST
/ Arizona Coyotes
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, March 4, 2009
GLENDALE, ARIZONA -- Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have acquired a fourth round draft choice in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for goaltender Mikael Tellqvist.
Tellqvist, 29, has posted a record of 7-5-1 in 15 games with the Coyotes this season as well as a 2.86 goals against average (GAA) and a .907 save percentage (SV%). In 107 career NHL games with Toronto and the Coyotes, Tellqvist has posted a record of 43-40-10 with a 3.04 GAA, a .897 SV% and six shutouts.