RED DEER – Red Deer Rebels General Manager Brent Sutter today announced a trade with the Saskatoon Blades.
The Rebels have acquired 20-year-old forward Blake Stevenson from the Blades in exchange for a fourth-round selection in the 2021 WHL Prospects Draft (originally belonging to Victoria) and a seventh-round selection in the 2022 WHL Prospects Draft.
Stevenson was originally selected by the Tri-City Americans in the fourth round (68th overall) of the 2016 WHL Draft. The Calgary, Alberta native recorded seven goals and seven assists in 24 games with the Blades during the 2021-22 season and has 48 points in 112 career WHL games.
BLAKE STEVENSON (RW)
Weight: 194 lbs.
Hometown: Calgary, AB
Draft: WHL – TC (2016) Round: 6 (#68)