Natasha van der Grinten
September 23, 2013, Swift Current, SK (ISN) – Swift Current Broncos defencemen Julius Honka and Brycen Martin were listed in NHL Central Scouting’s Preliminary Players to Watch ranking, leading up to the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.
Both players were ranked in the “A” list, along with only five other players in the WHL.
Honka has tallied six points (1G,5A) in two games played with the Broncos this season. The 5’11”, 175-pound product of Jyvaskyla, Finland was selected by the Broncos in the first round, 32nd overall, of the 2013 CHL Import Draft.
Martin has recorded one goal and three assists for four points in two games played with the Broncos this season. The 6’2″, 185-pound product of Calgary, AB was taken by the Broncos in the first round, 2nd overall, of the 2011 WHL Bantam Draft.
The 2014 NHL Entry Draft will take place June 27-28, 2014 at the Wells Fargo Centre in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.