TRADE: #CBJ have acquired defenseman Mikko Lehtonen from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for goaltender Veini Vehvilainen.— CBJ Public Relations (@BlueJacketsPR) March 12, 2021
Lehtonen, 27, made his #NHL debut this season, collecting 0-3-3 in 9 games with the Leafs.https://t.co/JStAJ1E5qQ
Lehtonen will be joining the taxi squad once he is able to join the team and cross the border.
Lehtonen, a former KHL All Star, put up 17-32-49 in 60 games played before debuting with the Maple Leafs this year and posting 0-3-3.
More to come on this trade in the coming days.