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Stars give prospect, pick for Lehtonen

Updated: February 10, 2010, 12:47 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

The Atlanta Thrashers have agreed to trade goalie Kari Lehtonen to the Stars, Dallas general manager Joe Nieuwendyk said on Tuesday.

The Thrashers will get prospect Ivan Vishnevskiy as well as a fourth-round draft pick in exchange. The 21-year-old Russian defenseman was the Stars' first-round pick, 27th overall, in the 2006 NHL entry draft.

The deal was first reported by ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun.

Lehtonen will take a physical for the Stars on Wednesday.

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