Kings trade Tuba to Melfort of the SJHL


The Powell River Kings have traded 2002-born defenseman Hayden Tuba to the Melfort Mustangs of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League for future considerations.

Tuba hails from Richmond, BC, and was traded to Powell River by Surrey on June 6. He had two assists in 13 games as a rookie with the Eagles in the 2020-21 BCHL pod season.

He had eight points in 27 games with the Greater Vancouver Canadians U18 AAA in 2019-20 and also made his BCHL debut that season, getting into three games with the Coquitlam Express as an affiliate player.