Anchorage’s Nate Thompson was traded from the Ottawa Senators to the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday as a part of a 4-participant deal.
The Senators despatched Thompson, a ahead, and Dion Phaneuf, a defenseman, to Los Angeles in change for forwards Marian Gaborik and Nick Shore.
“Nate has a great popularity of being a excessive-power participant on the ice. Each guys are additionally excessive character guys,” Kings vice chairman and common supervisor Rob Blake stated in an announcement of the commerce on the group’s web site.
Thompson, 33, is an NHL veteran who has performed 593 video games for six groups — Ottawa, Tampa Bay, Anaheim, Boston and the New York Islanders.
Thompson joined the Senators as a free agent in the course of the offseason. He has been out the lineup just lately because of a decrease-physique damage.