The Anaheim Ducks have acquired center Rod Pelley, defenseman Mark Fraser and a seventh-round selection in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for defenseman Kurtis Foster and goaltender Timo Pielmeier.
Pelley, 27, has appeared in 211 career NHL games with New Jersey, collecting seven goals and 19 assists for 26 points with 93 penalty minutes.
Fraser, 25, has played 98 career NHL contests with the Devils, earning three goals and five assists for eight points and 86 penalty minutes. Selected by New Jersey in the third round (84th overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, Fraser has gone scoreless in four games this season.
Foster, 30, has picked up one goal and one assists, with eight penalty minutes, in nine games with Anaheim this season.
Acquired from Edmonton in exchange for Andy Sutton on July 1, 2011, Foster has played nine NHL seasons with Atlanta (2002-04), Minnesota (2005-09), Tampa Bay (2009-10), Edmonton (2010-11) and Anaheim (2011-12). In 340 career NHL games, the 6-5, 221-pound defenseman has scored 38 goals and 105 assists for 143 points with 256 penalty minutes.
Pielmeier, 22, appeared in 10 games with Elmira (ECHL) this season, posting a 4-5-0 record with a 3.45 goals-against average and .896 save percentage.