iStockPhoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The Anaheim Ducks acquired winger Tomas Fleischmann from the Florida Panthers in exchange for winger Dany Heatley and a third round pick in the 2015 draft.
The 30-year-old Fleischmann has played in 52 games this season scoring seven goals and tallying 21 points.
Fleischmann is reunited with his former head coach whom he playd for in Washington, Bruce Boudreau. With Boudreau at the helm during the 2009-10 season, Fleischmann scored 23 goals and dished out 28 assists.
According to ESPN.com, the Ducks will pay Heatley's $1 million salary to help compensate for Fleischmann's $4.5 million salary.
The 34-year-old Heatley, who has twice scored 50 goals in the NHL, has only played six games for the Ducks this season. The rest of the season he spent playing with the AHL Norfolk Admirals, collecting seven points in 25 games.
It is expected Heatley will report to AHL San Antonio.
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