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The New Jersey Devils acquired forward Alexei Ponikarovsky from the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday for a 2012 fourth-round draft pick and defenseman Joe Sova.Ponikarovsky, 31, has seven goals and eight assists in 49 games for the Hurricanes this season.In 602 career NHL games with Toronto, Pittsburgh, Los Angeles and Carolina the six-foot-four, 226-pound Ukrainian has 128 goals and 168 assists for 296 points.Ponikarovsky is currently signed to a one-year contract for $1.5 million.
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We have some breaking news here tonight. According to Hurricanes beat writer Chip Alexander, the New Jersey Devils have acquired Alexei Ponikarovsky from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for defenseman Joe Sova and a 4th in the 2012 entry draft.
Ponikarovsky is a big, experienced winger who plays a solid two-way game. He's not a star at either end but he can get the job...
from Chip Alexander of Canes Now, The trade deadline is still a month away, but the Carolina Hurricanes picked up a draft pick and cleared one of their expiring contracts off the books Friday night.
After a 3-0 win over the Washington Capitals, the Canes traded forward Alexei Ponikarovsky to the New Jersey Devils for a fourth-round draft pick in 2012 and minor-league defenseman...
Jim Rutherford has been a busy man this week as he made his second trade in four days by dealing winger Alexei Ponikarovsky to the New Jersey Devils for a 2012 4th round pick and defenseman Joe Sova. The timing of this trade may have been a bit weird, but I think it is safe to say that we all saw a move like this coming. Ponikarovsky is a pending unrestricted free agent and signed...
The trade deadline looms nearer each day, and NHL analysts are already tearing apart the rosters of the bottom-dwellers of each conference. The Blue Jackets, the Hurricanes, and the Ducks have been deconstructed and sold off in fantasy draft fashion by pundits nearing February 27th, and that includes the members of this site.
But one of the more intriguing deadline scenarios concerned...
Flew with Hurricanes to New York after Friday night's game
The Devils have acquired forward Alexei Ponikarovsky from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for minor-league defenseman Joseph Sova and a fourth-round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft.
Ponikarovsky, 31, had seven goals and 15 points in 49 games for...
The Carolina Hurricanes have traded left winger Alexei Ponikarovsky to the New Jersey Devils for minor-league defenseman Joe Sova and a draft pick.
The Carolina Hurricanes have traded left winger Alexei Ponikarovsky to the New Jersey Devils for minor league defenseman Joe Sova and a draft pick.
Alexei Ponikarovsky makes debut after trade with Hurricanes
Devils give up minor-league defenseman Joe Sova and a fourth-round pick
No. 1 Star: Dustin Jeffrey, Pittsburgh Penguins
The Montreal Canadiens jumped out to a 3-1 lead in this game, but they couldn't stop the Penguins' dominant centre. No, not Evgeni Malkin -- Dustin Jeffrey, who scored twice and added an assist to keep the Penguins in the game. Speaking of Malkin though, he eventually went into beast mode and scored the game-tying goal.
Newcomer Alexei Ponikarovsky will wear No. 12.