GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Phoenix Coyotes have made a roster switch of defensemen, signing NHL veteran Anders Eriksson and assigning young David Schlemko to the San Antonio Rampage of the American Hockey League.
The moves were announced on Monday.
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Eriksson had a goal and two assists in eight games for San Antonio. He has appeared in 552 NHL games with six teams, compiling 22 goals and 149 assists over parts of 11 seasons. Eriksson was a member of Detroit's 1998 Stanley Cup team.
The 22-year-old Schlemko had a goal and four assists in 17 games with Phoenix.