Pensacola Acquires Lehun, Vukovic From Florida

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

Selected in the sixth round (189th overall) by the St. Louis Blues in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft, the 21-year-old Lehun has 30 points (11g-19a) in 31 games for the Everblades.

The 25-year-old Vukovic has 12 points (5g-7a) and 47 penalty minutes in 32 games for the Everblades.

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