Ducks Acquire Defenseman O'Donnell
O'Donnell, 34 (10/31/71), has appeared in 57 games with Phoenix this season, scoring 1-7=8 points with a +3 rating and 121 penalty minutes. The Ottawa, Ontario native has played in 750 career NHL games, earning 22-126=148 points with 1,356 penalty minutes. The 6-3, 227-pound blueliner has a +48 rating in the last four NHL campaigns and has been a "plus" or "even" player in each of the last eight NHL seasons.
An 11-year NHL veteran, O'Donnell has played in 80-or-more games in six of the previous seven NHL seasons (played 70 in 2002-03). He was originally drafted by Buffalo in the sixth round (123rd overall) of the 1991 NHL Entry Draft.
Perrault, 23 (4/6/83), has played 25 games with Portland of the American Hockey League this season, earning 12-12=24 points with 20 penalty minutes. He was drafted by Anaheim in the fifth round (137th overall) of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft.