December 8, 2017 | 1:50am ET
KINGS ACQUIRE SUBBAN FROM CANUCKS FOR DOWD
Jordan Subban, defenceman
The Los Angeles Kings have acquired defenceman Jordan Subban from the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for centre Nic Dowd.
Subban, 22, was drafted by the Canucks in the fourth-round (115th overall) of the 2013 NHL Draft.
The Toronto native was in his third-season with the AHL’s Utica Comets, having tallied 27 goals and 50 assists for 77 points in 148 games.
Dowd, 27, appeared in 16 games for the Kings this season, picking up one assist. He ranked fourth on the team in faceoff win percentage (51.92%).
In 91 games over three seasons with the Kings, Dowd has accumulated six goals and 17 assists for 23 points, along with 39 penalty minutes.
A native of Huntsville, Alabama, Dowd was drafted by the Kings in the seventh-round (198th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.