Golden Knights acquire Leslie

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The Vegas Golden Knights on Monday acquired defenseman Zac Leslie from the Los Angeles Kings for future considerations.

Leslie has been assigned to Vegas’s AHL affiliate, the Chicago Wolves.

Leslie, 24, has one goal and four assists in 26 games with Ontario (AHL) this season, his third pro campaign.

A native of Ottawa, Ont., Leslie has appeared in 121 career regular-season AHL games with the Reign, totaling six goals and 27 assists for 33 points. He also has one assist in eight Calder Cup Playoff matches.

Leslie was originally selected by the Kings in the sixth round of the 2013 NHL Draft.