Bruins Acquire Goaltender Khudobin From Wild For Prospects

Wild send Khudobin to Bruins for prospects

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have traded goaltender
Anton Khudobin to the Boston Bruins for two 23-year-old prospects.
      The deal was made on Monday, the NHL's trade deadline. The Wild
get defenseman Jeff Penner and right wing Mikko Lehtonen.
      Khudobin went 4-1 with a 1.40 goals-against average in six
starts for the Wild as an injury fill-in over the last two years.
He has a .911 save percentage in 34 games for Houston in the AHL
this season.
      Penner has five goals and 14 assists in 57 games for Providence
in the AHL this season. He made an appearance with Boston last
year.
      Lehtonen is second in the Swedish Elite League in scoring this
season with 29 goals and 27 assists in 52 games. The native of
Finland played the previous two years with Providence.
      
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