Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - The Atlanta Thrashers acquired forward Evgeny Artyukhin from the Anaheim Ducks on Monday in exchange for defenseman Nathan Oystrick and a conditional draft choice in 2011.

Artyukhin, who was in his first season in Anaheim after two in Tampa Bay, had tallied five goals and four assists in 37 games for the Ducks this season. In 182 career games for the Ducks and Lightning, the 26-year-old has 14 goals and 42 points.

Oystrick, 27, has not played in the NHL this season but has 12 points in 53 career games, all coming in Atlanta in 2008-09.