Oilers acquire Mike Green from Red Wings for Kyle Brodziak, pick

The Edmonton Oilers have added much-needed defensive help.

The Oilers announced they have acquired Mike Green from the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for forward Kyle Brodziak and a conditional draft pick in either 2020 or 2021. The Red Wings will also retain 50 per cent of Green’s salary.

Green has three goals and eight assists for Detroit this season. Brodziak, meanwhile, was forced to retire back in September due to a back injury.Ā 

More to come.

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