Canadiens acquire Dubnyk

The Montreal Canadiens announced the acquisition of goaltender Devan Dubnyk from the Nashville Predators in exchange for future considerations.

Dubnyk was assigned to the AHL’s Hamilton Bulldogs.

Dubnyk, 27, shows a record of 11-18-3 in 34 games this season with Edmonton and Nashville, with a 3.43 goals-against average and an .891 save percentage along with two shutouts.

In 173 career NHL appearances, Dubnyk has a record of 61-77-22 (2.90, .909) with eight shutouts.

A first-round selection (14th overall) by Edmonton at the 2004 NHL Entry Draft, Dubnyk has made 132 AHL appearances with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Springfield, going 42-76-4 with a 3.02 GAA, a .907 save percentage and three shutouts.