Everblades Acquire Neilson From Pensacola

ESTERO, Fla. – The Florida Everblades announced that they have acquired veteran defenseman Corey Neilson from the Pensacola Ice Pilots in exchange for rookie center Jonathan Lehun and rookie defenseman Nick Vukovic.

Neilson has 25 points (6g-19a) and 77 penalty minutes in 32 games with Pensacola with 11 points (3g-8a) being scored on the power play.

Named to the ECHL All-Star Game each of the past two years, Neilson scored 62 points (18g-44a) in 71 games with the Ice Pilots in 2004-05 and 78 points (19g-59a) in 72 games in 2003-04.

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