The Flames have acquired defenseman Travis Hamonic from the New York Islanders along with a fourth round pick in either the 2019 or 2020 NHL Draft in exchange for Calgary's first and second round picks in the 2018 NHL Draft and a second round pick in either the 2019 or 2020 NHL Draft.
Hamonic, a native of St. Malo, Manitoba, has spent seven seasons with the New York Islanders accumulating 26 goals along with 120 assists for 146 points and 452 penalty minutes in 444 games. Last season he netted three goals and 11 assists for 14 points and 60 penalty minutes in 49 games. Hamonic is the year's recipient of the NHL's Foundation Award.
TRAVIS HAMONIC - DEFENSE
BORN: St. Malo, Manitoba DATE: August 16, 1990
HEIGHT: 6'2" WEIGHT: 205 lbs.
DRAFTED: NYI - 2nd round, 53rd overall in the 2008 NHL Draft
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