Americans Trade Sawchuk to Oil Kings
NNEWICK, WA - Tri-City Americans general manager Bob Tory announced today that the has traded 20-year-old overage forward Riley Sawchuk to the Edmonton Oil Kings for a third-round pick in the 2021 WHL Bantam Draft.
"Riley developed into a very good WHL player in his time here in Tri-City. We would like to thank him for all his contributions to the team both on and off the ice. We wish him all the best in Edmonton next season," said Tory.
Sawchuk was selected by the Americans in the 6th round at 116th overall in the 2014 WHL Bantam Draft. During his time in Tri-City he played 195 games and record 37 goals and 47 assists for 84 career points. - Season tickets for the Americans' 2019-20 season are now on sale. Call the Americans office at 509-736-0606 for further details.
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