Giants Acquire 1999-Born Forward Jadon Joseph From Regina
Vancouver Giants General Manager Barclay Parneta announced today that the Giants have acquired 1999-born forward Jadon Joseph (Sherwood Park, AB) from the Regina Pats in exchange for a second-round pick in 2019 and a sixth-round pick in 2020.
Originally selected by the Lethbridge Hurricanes in the fifth-round (98th overall) in the 2014 WHL Bantam Draft, Joseph comes to the Giants having suited up in 157 career regular season games with Lethbridge and Regina. Through 36 games this season he’s registered a career high 12 goals along with 13 assists for 25 points. He’s won 55.1% of his faceoffs. For his career he’s scored 24 goals while adding 48 assists for 72 points. Joseph has also appeared in 36 playoff games over the course of the past two seasons, managing five goals and 10 assists and a +5 rating.
With the acquisition of Jadon Joseph, the Vancouver Giants roster now sits at 25 players: 15 forwards, eight defencemen and two goaltenders.