RED DEER, AB – Brent Sutter, General Manager/Head Coach of the Red Deer Rebels Hockey Club, announced today a trade with the Swift Current Broncos. The Rebels have acquired 17-year old forward Ben King in exchange for 17-year old forwards Jordan Borysiuk and Cohner Saleski, 15-year old prospect Parker Lalonde and a 3rd round selection (originally Lethbridge’s pick) in the 2020 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft.
King is in his second season in the WHL. He’s played 71 games, scoring 9 goals and 25 assists for 34 points. He was the Broncos 1st round pick in the 2017 WHL Bantam Draft.
DOB: May 15, 2002
Hometown: Vernon, BC