It’s interesting how BCHL teams are never shy about trading players within their own division.
In most leagues the idea is to send players as far away as possible, limiting their ability to haunt you in the future. How many times in the 48 year history of the Vancouver Canucks have they completed trades with the Edmonton Oilers or Calgary Flames?
Off the top of my head, I can think of four (Roman Oksuita/Paul Reinhart/Markus Granlund/Dana Murzyn).
Since the calendar flipped to September there have been four BCHL transactions, three involving division rivals.
On Tuesday the Coquitlam Express flipped 1998-born forward Sam Kozlowski to the Prince George Spruce Kings in return…