New Jersey Devils General Manager Lou Lamoriello announced today that the club has acquired goaltender Justin Peters from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for forward David Perron.
Perron, 23, recorded two goals and two assists in 19 games with Los Angeles last season and will join the Devils in Las Vegas after signing a one-year contract with Los Angeles on July 1.
The 6-foot-4, 208-pound native of B.C. posted a career-high 24 wins, including 14 shutouts, with the Kings last season.
Perryton skated in 24 games with the Los Angels in 2016-17, going 2-0-1 with a 2.47 goals-against average and .903 save percentage.