On Monday afternoon, the Blackhawks acquired goaltender Henrik Karlsson from the Calgary Flames in exchange for a 7th round pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft. The 7th round pick was originally property of the Ottawa Senators.
Karlsson, 29, has played in 26 career NHL games. He had been designated for assignment by Calgary on Jan. 18, and was assigned to the Flames’ AHL affiliate earlier on Monday.
He has only this season left on his contract, which has a $862,500 cap number.