The Chicago Blackhawks acquired defenseman Christian Ehrhoff from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for defenseman Rob Scuderi.
Ehrhoff, 33, has registered 10 points in 40 games with Los Angeles this season. He leads all German-born defensemen with 337 points in 781 career NHL games across 12 seasons. He has added 34 points in 73 Stanley Cup Playoffs games.
Scuderi, 37, appeared in 17 games with Chicago since being acquired from the Pittsburgh Penguins on Dec. 14, 2015; he registered four assists in 25 games with Pittsburgh prior to joining the Blackhawks. He has also skated in three games with the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs.