Ducks Acquire Conditional Seventh Round Pick from Toronto for Voros
/ Anaheim Ducks
The Ducks have acquired a conditional seventh-round selection in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for left wing Aaron Voros.
Voros, 29 (7/2/81), appeared in 12 contests for Anaheim in 2010-11, going scoreless with 43 penalty minutes (PIM). He missed 21 games (Dec. 10-Jan. 25) with a fractured orbital bone suffered on Dec. 8 at Vancouver. He was assigned to the Syracuse Crunch (Anaheim’s primary development affiliate) of the American Hockey League (AHL) on Feb. 9. Voros appeared in two contests with the Crunch, going scoreless with five PIM. The 6-4, 210-pound winger played in 41 games with the New York Rangers in 2009-10, scoring 3-4=7 points with 89 PIM. He had a career-high 8-8=16 points with 122 PIM in 54 games with the Rangers in 2008-09.
Selected by the New Jersey Devils in the eighth round (229th overall) of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft, Voros was traded to Minnesota for a seventh-round selection in the 2008 NHL draft on Feb. 28, 2007. He signed with the Rangers as a free agent on July 1, 2008 and was acquired by Anaheim with Ryan Hillier in exchange for Steve Eminger on July 9, 2010. A native of Vancouver, British Columbia, Voros has appeared in 162 career NHL games with Minnesota, NY Rangers and Anaheim, scoring 18-19=37 points with 395 PIM. In addition, he has played in 225 career AHL contests, earning 44-47=91 points with 634 PIM.