GLENDALE, ARIZONA -- Phoenix Coyotes
General Manager Don Maloney
announced today that the Coyotes have acquired a sixth-round draft choice in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft from the New York Islanders
in exchange for goaltender Al Montoya
In 21 games with the San Antonio Rampage
(AHL) this season, Montoya has posted an 11-8-0 record with a 3.19 goals against average and .891 save percentage.
In 2008-09, Montoya played in five games with the Coyotes, posting a 3-1-0 record with a 2.08 goals against average.
Montoya was acquired from the New York Rangers
on Feb. 26, 2008. He was drafted by the Rangers in the first round (sixth overall) in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.