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Islanders, Ducks swap right wingers Bootland, Keith

UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- The New York Islanders acquired right
wing Matt Keith from the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday in exchange for
right wing Darryl Bootland.

Keith will report to the Islanders' AHL affiliate in Bridgeport.
The 24-year-old Keith has two goals and three assists in 24 career
NHL games, all with Chicago. This season, he had five goals and
five assists in 34 games for Portland in the AHL.

The 26-year-old Bootland had an assist in four games for the
Islanders this season. In 28 games for Bridgeport, he had two goals
and eight assists. He has a goal and two assists in 32 career NHL
games with Detroit and the Islanders.