The Swift Current Broncos recently signed prospect Jake DeBrusk to a WHL contract. The son of former NHLer Louie DeBrusk has 19 points in 15 Major Midget AAA games this season. He also grew from 5’5 to 5’10 after a big growth spurt in the last year or so. He practiced with the Broncos in their pre-game skate at Rexall Place on Tuesday and looked pretty slick out there. Here’s the chat I had with him before the skate…
Jake DeBrusk Interview (Download)
Will Jake be a big time player for the Broncos down the road? It’s impossible to say yet. Right now he looks like a very good bet to be on the team at some point and he has put up numbers at every level. I never bet against these NHL bloodline kids and DeBrusk seems to really have his head on straight. We may even see him before the end of this season.
For a 7th round pick you sure can’t go wrong here. He could end up being a steal.