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Ducks acquire Tomas Fleischmann in trade with Panthers
Ducks acquire Tomas Fleischmann in trade with Panthers

Left wing Tomas Fleischmann is next in line to audition for that curiously difficult-to-fill left wing spot on the Ducks' top line alongside Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry. Continuing a flurry of trades around the NHL leading up to Monday's trade deadline, the Ducks acquired Fleischmann from Florida on Saturday for winger Dany Heatley and a third-round pick in the June entry draft. The deal reunites the 30-year-old Czech with Bruce Boudreau, who coached him in Washington and with Hershey (Pa.) of the American Hockey League, where they won a Calder Cup title in 2006. Fleischmann, 6 feet 1 and 192-pounds, has a salary-cap hit of $4.5 million and can become an unrestricted free...

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