Flames Trade Center Brendan Morrison To Blackhawks

Saturday January 28th, 2012

The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired center Brendan Morrison from the Calgary Flames in exchange for minor league defenseman Brian Connelly, according to the Associated Press.

Morrison, a 36-year-old veteran, had spent the past two seasons with the Flames; he played previously for New Jersey, Vancouver, Anaheim, Dallas and Washington. He's compiled 200 goals and 601 points in his 15-year career. Connely, 25, went undrafted in 2009. He had spent the previous four seasons with the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs.

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