Senators trade Tyler Ennis to Oilers for fifth-round pick

Ottawa Senators center Tyler Ennis (63) fights for control of the puck with Vancouver Canucks defenceman Quinn Hughes (43) during first period NHL action in Vancouver, Tuesday, December 3, 2019. (Jonathan Hayward/CP)

The Ottawa Senators have traded forward Tyler Ennis to the Edmonton Oilers for a 2021 fifth-round pick, Sportsnet can confirm.

Ennis, a native of Edmonton, has 33 points in 61 games this season.

Over the course of his 11-year NHL career, the 30-year-old has collected 309 points in 604 games.

The diminutive forward — who was selected in the first round of the 2008 NHL Draft (26th overall) — spent his first eight seasons with the Buffalo Sabres, before playing with the Minnesota Wild, Toronto Maple Leafs and Senators.

February 24, 2020 - 2:05 pm ET
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  • Tyler Ennis
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  • Fifth-round pick (2021)
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