Leafs send Keith Aulie to Lightning

The Toronto Maple Leafs traded defenseman Keith Aulie to the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for right wing Carter Ashton.

In a separate move, the Lightning acquired defenseman Brian Lee from the Ottawa Senators for defenseman Matt Gilroy.

The 6-foot-3, 205-pound Lee has played in 167 career NHL games, all with the Senators. He has amassed five goals and 28 points after making his NHL debut during the 2007-08 season.