Smokies forward Dafoe named POW
Talk about finishing the season with a bang! 💥@BCHLSmokeEaters forward Chase Dafoe more than doubled his goal total with a massive 6-goal week, earning Subway #BCHLPOW honours pic.twitter.com/HxgfdF5toL
— BC Hockey League (@GoBCHL) February 24, 2020
Trail Smoke Eaters forward Chase Dafoe was named BCHL Player of the Week on Monday after putting up five goals in two games to close out the 2019-20 regular season.
Six BCHL alumni swap teams at NHL Trade Deadline
#FlaPanthers acquire forwards Erik Haula, Lucas Wallmark, Eetu Luostarinen and defenseman Chase Priskie from the Carolina Hurricanes.
— Florida Panthers PR (@FlaPanthersPR) February 24, 2020
Defenceman Chase Priskie (six goals, 14 assists in 57 games with Salmon Arm in 2014-15) was traded along with Erik Haula, Lucas Wallmark, Eetu Luostarinen from Carolina to Florida for Vincent Trocheck.
OFFICIAL: We have acquired center Derek Grant from @AnaheimDucks in exchange for forward Kyle Criscuolo and a fourth round pick in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. https://t.co/qzzeUCwYoR pic.twitter.com/D3ZWm5u74p
— Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) February 24, 2020
Forward Derek Grant (49 goals, 74 assists in 92 games with Langley from 2007-09) was traded to Philadelphia for Kyle Criscuolo and a fourth round pick in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft.
TRADE: We've acquired forward Danton Heinen from Boston in exchange for left wing Nick Ritchie.
— Anaheim Ducks (@AnaheimDucks) February 24, 2020
Forward Danton Heinen (29 goals, 35 assists in 59 games with Merritt and Surrey from 2012-14) was shipped from Boston to Anaheim for Nick Ritchie.
— Chicago Blackhawks (@NHLBlackhawks) February 25, 2020
Defenceman Slava Demin (14 goals, 58 assists in 110 games with Wenatchee from 2016-18) saw his NHL rights, Malcolm Subban and a second round draft pick in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft transferred from Vegas to Chicago for Robin Lehner.
Demin is in his second season at the University of Denver.
🔁 TRADE 🔁
The #Oilers have acquired goaltender Angus Redmond & a conditional seventh-round draft pick in 2022 from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for defenceman Joel Persson. #LetsGoOilers pic.twitter.com/bggkCTIQN0
— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) February 24, 2020
Goaltender Angus Redmond (59-61-7, 2.94 GAA, .906 SV%, 8 SO in 132 games with Salmon Arm from 2012-15) was moved along with a conditional seventh round pick in the 2022 NHL Entry Draft from Anaheim to Edmonton for Joel Persson.
Redmond has spent the last three seasons playing in the ECHL, most recently this season with the Newfoundland Growlers.
A great hockey player and an even better human.
Thank you for everything you’ve done for Smashville on and off the ice. Best of luck in Anaheim, Matt! 💛💛 pic.twitter.com/o11AjNblKK
— Nashville Predators (@PredsNHL) February 24, 2020
Defenceman Matt Irwin (32 goals, 60 assists in 163 games with Nanaimo from 2004-08) and a sixth round pick in the 2022 NHL Entry Draft were traded from Nashville to Anaheim for Korbinian Holzer.
2020 Fred Page Cup First Round Playoff Match-ups
(1) Coquitlam vs. (4) Langley
(2) Chilliwack vs. (3) Surrey
(1) Nanaimo vs. (4) Alberni Valley
(2) Cowichan Valley vs. (3) Powell River
(1) Penticton vs. (6) West Kelowna
(2) Trail vs. (WC2) Prince George
(3) Salmon Arm vs. (WC1) Victoria
(4) Wenatchee vs. (5) Vernon