Sydney – The Cape Breton Screaming Eagles announced today that they have traded 18-year-old defensemen Gareth Nicholson (1995-06-08) to the Moncton Wildcats in exchanged for a 2014 10th round draft pick.
The Screaming Eagles drafted Nicholson in the 6th round of the 2012 QMJHL Entry Draft. In 74 career games with the Screaming Eagles, Nicholson had 1 goal, 6 assists and 27 penalty minutes.
The QMJHL mid-season trade period ends on Tuesday, January 7th at 12 noon.
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