Akim Aliu
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AkimAliu
POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 225
BIRTHDATE: 24/04/1989
BIRTHPLACE: Okene, NGA
DRAFTED: CHI: 2007-56 overall
Traded to Atlanta by Chicago with Brent Sopel, Dustin Byfuglien and Ben Eager for Marty Reasoner, Joey Crabb, Jeremy Morin and New Jersey's 1st (previously acquired, Chicago selected Kevin Hayes) and 2nd (previously acquired, Chicago selected Justin Holl) round picks in 2010 NHL Draft, June 24, 2010. Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011. Traded to Calgary by Winnipeg for John Negrin, January 29, 2012. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Hamilton (AHL), September 20, 2013. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Hartford (AHL), December 16, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Solna (Sweden), February 26, 2014. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Rochester (AHL), October 10, 2014. Signed as a free agent by Bakersfield (ECHL), January 23, 2015. Loaned to Oklahoma City (AHL) by Bakersfield (ECHL), March 3, 2015. Signed as a free agent by Khabarovsk (KHL), November 6, 2015.