EDMONTON, AB - The Oilers have traded Jussi Jokinen to the Los Angeles Kings, in exchange for forward Michael Cammalleri.
Cammalleri, 35, has played in more than 850 NHL games, and 32 in the post-season during his career. The second-round pick, 49th overall, of the Kings in 2001 had returned to Los Angeles this year on a one-year deal, following stints in Calgary, Montreal and New Jersey.
This season, for the Kings, the 5-foot-9, 185-pound forward has three goals and four assists in 15 games.
In 855 regular season NHL games, Cammalleri has 290 goals and 330 assists. He also has 12 goals and 15 assists in 32 playoff games.
Jokinen played 14 games for the Oilers this season, tallying one assist.