ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Ducks acquired right-winger Evgeny Artyukhin from Tampa Bay on Thursday for left-winger Drew Miller and a third-round selection in the 2010 NHL draft.
Artyukhin had six goals and 10 assists in 73 games with the Lightning last season, his second in the NHL. He set career highs in goals, appearances and penalty minutes.
The winger was selected by Tampa Bay in the third round of the 2001 draft. He also played for the Lightning in 2005-06, when they reached the Eastern Conference quarterfinals.
Miller had four goals and six assists for the Ducks last season. He appeared in all 13 playoff games, with two goals, one assist and two penalty minutes.
He was selected by Anaheim in the sixth round of the 2003 draft.