Calgary, AB – Calgary Flames General Manager Darryl Sutter announced today the acquisition of defenseman Aaron Johnson from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for forward Kyle Greentree.
Johnson, a native of Nova Scotia, has 184 games of NHL experience between Columbus, NY Islanders and Chicago. In 38 games with the Blackhawks last season, Johnson recorded 8 points and 33 penalty minutes.
AARON JOHNSON- DEFENSEMAN
BORN: Port Hawkesbury, NS DATE: April 30, 1983
HEIGHT: 6’2” WEIGHT: 211 lbs.
DRAFTED: by Columbus in the 3rd round (85th overall) of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft
HOW ACQUIRED: Trade with Chicago on October 7, 2009