Ducks Acquire Zolnierczyk From Philadelphia

Monday, 04.01.2013 / 5:27 PM

The Ducks have acquired left wing Harry Zolnierczyk from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for left wing Jay Rosehill.

Zolnierczyk, 25 (9/1/87), appeared in seven games for the Flyers this season, collecting one assist (0-1=1) with 36 penalty minutes (PIM). He began the season with Adirondack of the American Hockey League (AHL), earning 9-8=17 points with 54 PIM in 52 games.

Signed by the Flyers as a free agent on Mar. 8, 2011, Zolnierczyk has scored 3-4=7 points with 71 PIM in 44 career NHL games. Zolnierczyk made his NHL debut on Oct. 18, 2011 at Ottawa, scoring his first career NHL goal against Craig Anderson in a 7-2 Philadelphia win. He has also appeared in 107 career AHL games, posting 20-23=43 points with 128 PIM.

Rosehill, 27 (7/16/85), scored 4-4=8 points with 90 PIM in 33 games for the Norfolk Admirals, Anaheim’s primary AHL affiliate. Selected by Tampa Bay in the seventh round (227th overall) of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft, Rosehill has scored 2-3=5 points in 72 career NHL contests. He made his NHL debut with Toronto on Oct. 1, 2009 vs. Montreal and scored his first career goal two games later on Oct. 10, 2009 vs. Pittsburgh. He was signed as a free agent on Jan. 13, 2013.

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