F Jordan Grant (Merritt/Powell River, 2008-10) was involved in a massive trade in the BCHL today as he was first dealt from the Kings to Penticton for future considerations then packaged with D Byron Sorensen to Alberni Valley for F Mark MacMillan. Grant had 32 goals and 32 assists last season in 58 games with Powell River. . . .
D Alan Mazur (Coquitlam/Merritt, 2003-06) has signed a one-year pact with Alaska Aces (ECHL). The Burnaby native played last season with RIT Tigers (NCAA), notching eight goals and 15 assists in 39 games. Mazur also signed a pro try-out with Rapid City Rush (CHL) last season, but didn’t see any game action. He is RIT’s all-time leader among defensemen with 27 goals. Mazur is also third all-time in RIT Division I scoring with 27 goals and 72 assists in 137 career games. . . .
F Alex Nikiforuk (Vernon/Burnaby/Salmon Arm, 1999-03) signed a one-year contract with HC Valpellice Bulldogs (Italy Serie A). The North Vancouver product had 14 goals and 36 assists in 34 games with HC Pontebba (Italy Serie A) last season. . . .
F Matt Pope (Langley, 2003-04) inked a one-year deal with Victoria Salmon Kings (ECHL). He spent last season split between Manitoba Moose (AHL) and Bakersfield Condors (ECHL), finishing with three goals and five assists in 40 AHL games and four goals and four assists in six ECHL games. . . .