Blackhawks acquire Gotovets from Lightning for Paradis

The Sports Xchange
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Defenseman Kirill Gotovets was acquired by the Chicago Blackhawks from the Tampa Bay Lightning for forward Philippe Paradis on Tuesday.
Gotovets, a 2009 seventh-round draft pick of Tampa Bay, has played the past three seasons at Cornell University. He scored two goals and assisted on 15 others this season.
Paradis, who is playing this season for the AHL Rockford IceHogs, has one goal and seven assists in 36 games.