Minnesota makes a quick deal to obtain a veteran defenceman in Jordan Leopold.

The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded defenceman Jordan Leopold to the Minnesota Wild in exchange for D Justin Falk and a fifth-round draft pick.

Leopold, 34, has scored one goal and two assists in 25 combined games with the Blue Jackets and St. Louis Blues this season.

He is currently in the second year of a two-year deal he signed prior to the 2013-14 season worth an average annual value of $2.25 million.


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