The Regina Pats Hockey Club has acquired a future pick in the 2018 WHL Bantam Draft from the Everett Silvertips in exchange for 18-year-old defenceman Riley Bruce.
Bruce was drafted in the fourth round of the 2014 Bantam Draft. The Winnipeg product appeared in 20 games in his Pats career, scoring once and adding two assists.
The Pats will open the 2017 pre-season on Thursday night against the Saskatoon Blades at 7 p.m. at the Brandt Centre. Tickets will be available at the door for $10.