Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 1/12/12
The Montreal Canadiens have traded forward Michael Cammalleri to Calgary along with goaltender Karri Ramo and a fifth-round pick in exchange for forwards Rene Borque and Patrick Holland and a second-round pick. "Mike Cammalleri is a dynamic player who enjoyed great success playing in Calgary," Flames GM Jay Feaster said in a statement. "We believe Cammalleri will help our offensive production, solidify a second scoring line, bolster our power play, and bring another strong veteran voice to our room. We are confident that a return to Calgary will be good for Mike and good for our continued pursuit of a playoff berth." Cammalleri, a native of Richmond Hill, ON, has nine goals and 13 assists for 22 points in 37 games this season. He spent the 2008-09 season with Calgary, setting a career high while leading the team with 39 goals, 19 on the power play, which was second in the league. He also added 43 assists for a total of 82 points, which was also a career high and good for 13th in the league. Bourque has 13 goals and three assists this season for the Flames. He is in the middle of a five-game suspension for elbowing Washington's Nicklas Backstrom in the head on Jan. 3.
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