Monthly Archives: June 2015

Broncos draft Russian Minulin

The Swift Current Broncos made a deep group of young defencemen even deeper at the CHL Import Draft today. They selected 16-year-old Russian Artyom Minulin with the 29th pick of the first round. Click here for the whole story from … Continue reading

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Glenn Gawdin Timeline (drafted by St. Louis)

Congrats to Broncos forward Glenn Gawdin who followed Jake DeBrusk’s big moment Friday by getting his name called by the St. Louis Blues on Saturday in the 4th round. In a draft as deep as this one it really doesn’t … Continue reading

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Jake DeBrusk Timeline

For the second straight year a Swift Current Broncos star has taken the big stage at the NHL Draft as a first round pick. Jake DeBrusk followed in Julius Honka’s footsteps this season as both ended up picked 14th overall … Continue reading

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DeBrusk drafted 14th overall by Boston

It’s a historic day for the Swift Current Broncos. For the first time in franchise history the Broncos have had players picked in the first round of the NHL draft in back-to-back seasons. The Boston Bruins made Broncos forward Jake … Continue reading

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Lamb interview on adding Scott Feser & Zac Mackay’s departure

The Swift Current Broncos added veteran forward Scott Feser yesterday in a deal with the Red Deer Rebels. The two-way forward will be an overage player next year and fits in with Landon Bow and Griffin Foulk among the players … Continue reading

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Broncos News: Lamb Interview, Mackay/LeSann/Nikkel/Penner deapart, DeBrusk to U20 camp & more

Interview with Broncos Coach/GM Mark Lamb (before the Mackay news): It was a busy two days of Broncos news with a lot of goodbyes in the mix. The Broncos cloudy overage situation has certainly cleared up lately. With the departures … Continue reading

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Merkley & Rigby join CIS teams

Swift Current Broncos forward Jay Merkley is heading to school. Merkley will fore-go his overage season in the WHL to attend the University of Lethbridge and play for their CIS hockey team. The Calgary product put up 114 points in … Continue reading

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Bantam Draft: Waitzner, Allardyce and Turner Interviews, NHL Draft news

It’s been a few weeks since the 2015 WHL Bantam Draft and I’ve now finally caught up with the last of the Broncos draft picks from that day. These three young men were picked in later rounds and yet all … Continue reading

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Elmwood Renovation Video

Elmwood Golf and Country Club, a sponsor for this blog, is going through a major renovation led by Less Furber. Ryan Switzer’s Snowstreaker put together a video with interviews and aerial views of the renovation that you can check out… … Continue reading

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Broncos add draft pick, Memorial Cup, Alumni Classic

It’s kind of an unusual way to get a draft pick. Back in 2013 the Broncos traded goaltending prospect Alec Dillon’s rights to Edmonton as part of a deal to get veteran hand Stephen Shmoorkoff to bolster their blue line. … Continue reading

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