PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have traded Daniel Sprong to the Anaheim Ducks.READ MORE: PTL Links: Oct. 26, 2021
The Pens will get defenseman Marcus Pettersson in return for Sprong.
The team confirmed the trade Monday afternoon.
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Pettersson was a second-round pick by the Ducks in the 2014 NHL Draft and made his NHL debut Feb. 15, 2018.
The 22-year-old defenseman averaged 13:37 of ice time in 22 games, and his plus-5 rating was third among Ducks defensemen after he made his debut.
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The Penguins say Pettersson is playing an his entry-level contract and is signed through the end of the regular season.