Wild trade third-round draft pick for Ducks defenseman Bergeron

Updated: June 10, 2008, 8:48 PM ET
Associated Press

Marc-Andre Bergeron


ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Minnesota Wild acquired defenseman Marc-Andre Bergeron from the Anaheim Ducks for a third-round draft pick on Tuesday.

The 27-year-old Bergeron tied for sixth in the league last season with eight power-play goals.

Last season, Bergeron had 18 points in 46 games for the New York Islanders before he was traded to the Ducks. He had one assist for them in nine games.

The NHL draft is on June 20.

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