Aces Acquire Johnson From Cincinnati

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The Alaska Aces announced that they have acquired the rights to winger Justin Johnson from Cincinnati in exchange for the rights to defenseman Doug Krantz, whose rights had been obtained from Wheeling last winter in the trade that sent Bo Cheesman to Wheeling

The Aces are the ECHL affiliate of Peoria off the AHL and the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League. The head coach of Peoria is Davis Payne, who was the 2007 ECHL Coach of the Year.

Team Press Release