The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that the hockey club has acquired forward Nic Petan from the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for forward Par Lindholm.
Petan, 23, has appeared in 13 games with the Jets during the 2018-19 season and registered a pair of assists. In 108 career NHL games, all with Winnipeg, he has registered 23 points (5 goals, 18 assists). Petan has also skated in 108 career AHL games with the Manitoba Moose and registered 89 career points (28 goals, 61 assists). Prior to beginning his professional career, the Delta, British Columbia native skated in 252 games with the Portland Winterhawks (WHL) and registered 358 career points (110 goals, 248 assists), capturing the WHL title in 2012-13 while finishing that season as the top scorer in the Canadian Hockey League with 120 points (46 goals, 74 assists). Internationally, Petan has represented Canada at the World Junior Championships in 2014 and 2015, capturing a gold medal at the 2015 tournament in Toronto and Montreal.
Petan was originally selected by the Jets in the second round (43rd overall) of the 2013 NHL Draft.