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Colorado Avalanche acquire Buffalo Sabres goalie Jonas Johansson

Mar 9, 2021; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Buffalo Sabres goaltender Jonas Johansson (34) makes a save against the Philadelphia Flyers during the third period at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

The Colorado Avalanche acquired goaltender Jonas Johansson from the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday in exchange for a 2021 sixth-round draft pick.

Johansson, 25, is winless (0-5-1) in seven appearances this season with a 3.79 goals-against average and .884 save percentage.

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In his most recent outing, he stopped 24 shots in Buffalo’s 3-2 road loss to the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday.

A third-round pick by Buffalo in 2014, the Sweden native owns a 1-8-2 career record with a 3.40 GAA and .888 save percentage since making his NHL debut on Feb. 4, 2020.

Johansson was an AHL All-Star in 2019-20 when he went 14-4-3 with a 2.28 GAA and .921 save percentage with the Rochester Americans.

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–Field Level Media