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Predators acquire Brian Boyle from Devils

By on February 6, 2019

The Nashville Predators added some toughness and much-needed depth to their bottom two lines on Wednesday.

The team announced Wednesday that they have acquired veteran centre David Boyle from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for a 2019 second-round draft pick.

The 34-year old, who is in the final season of a two-year, $5.1 million deal, has compiled 13 goals, six assists and a minus-13 rating in 47 games this season.

He is less than two years removed from successfully battling through a bout with leukemia.

The NHL trade deadline is later this month on February 25.

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