CALGARY, AB -- The Regina Pats have traded Calgary Flames prospect Morgan Klimchuk to the Brandon Wheat Kings.
The Calgary, AB native has 14 goals and 30 points in 27 games this season.
Klimchuk was the Pats’ 5th overall pick in the 2010 WHL Bantam Draft. The Calgary, AB native made his Pats debut in 2010 and picked up an assist in his first game. Klimchuk went on to play in 228 games with Regina and sits 32nd on the all-time Pats scoring list with 217 points (98 goals, 119 assists).
Klimchuk has been an alternate captain for the Pats the last two seasons while being named the Pats’ Most Sportsmanlike Player in both 2013 and 2014.
On the international stage, Klimchuk won a pair of U18 gold medals with Team Canada, twice participated in the Subway Super Series against Team Russia and was invited to this year’s World Junior Selection Camp in Toronto.
The Flames selected Klimchuk in the first round (28th overall) of the 2013 NHL Draft. He is in his fourth season with the Regina Pats.