Coyotes, Blue Jackets trade AHL forwards

The Arizona Coyotes have acquired forward Jordan Maletta from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for forward Ryan Kujawinski.

Maletta has tallied four assists in 28 AHL games with the Cleveland Monsters in 2017-18.

He played all 76 games for Cleveland as a rookie in 2016-17, notching 12 goals and 11 assists.

Kujawinski has one goal and three assists for four points in 24 AHL games between Binghamton and Tucson this season.

The third-year pro from Kirkland Lake, Ont., has appeared in 115 career AHL games, recording 13 goals and 24 assists for 37 points.