Coyotes acquire Antoine Vermette

Updated: February 23, 2012, 2:51 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

The Phoenix Coyotes have acquired center Antoine Vermette from the Columbus Blue Jackets.

In exchange, the Blue Jackets receive a 2012 second-round draft pick (acquired by the Coyotes from the Ottawa Senators in the Kyle Turris trade); a conditional fifth-round pick in 2013; plus minor league goalie Curtis McElhinney.

"We are extremely pleased to acquire Antoine," Coyotes general manager Don Maloney said. "He is a smart, skilled, two-way center who will be a great addition to ...

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