Giants Trade Marek Tvrdon to the Rockets

Jan 08, 2014 - 20:36 GMT

The Vancouver Giants have traded 20-year old forward Marek Tvrdon to the Kelowna Rockets for a second-round pick in the 2014 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft.

The Nitra, Slovakia native played 19 games for the Detroit Red Wings’ East Coast Hockey League affiliate Toledo Walleye this season where he had 8 goals and 3 assists (11 points).

Tvrdon was drafted by the Red Wings in the fourth round (115th overall) in the 2011 National Hockey League Draft.

In three seasons with the Giants, Tvrdon had 107 points (45 goals, 62 assists) in 90 games.