Washington acquires defenceman Milan Jurcina from Boston for draft pick

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Jurcina, 23, had two goals, one assist and 20 penalty minutes in 40 games with the Bruins this season, his second in the NHL. The 6-4, 245-pound Slovak had 11 points (6-5) in 51 games with the Bruins in his rookie season last year.

He's earning US$500,000 this season and will be a restricted free agent July 1.

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