(Windsor, ON) – General Manager Warren Rychel has acquired right winger Jeremy Bracco from Kitchener.
In exchange, the Spitfires have sent right winger Cole Carter and defenceman Andrew Burns along with Windsor’s 2nd round picks in 2023, 2024 and 2025 to the Rangers.
The Spitfires also get Kitchener’s 8th round pick in 2017 and Kitchener’s 13th round pick in 2018.
A member of Team USA’s gold medal winning team at the recent 2017 World Junior Hockey Championship, Bracco, 19, was a 2nd round pick of the Toronto Maple Leafs (#61 overall) in 2015 after spending two seasons with the United States National Team Development Program.
“We’re very excited to add a world class player like Jeremy,” Rychel said. “He’s a proven scorer that will strengthen our top-six and our power play.”
In 76 games with Kitchener over the last two seasons, Bracco scored 38 goals and added 77 assists along with a +23 rating.