For Immediate Release: November 28, 2018
VANCOUVER BC – The Vancouver Warriors have today acquired forward Mitch Jones from the Buffalo Bandits. The Bandits receive forward Corey Small in return.
The Bandits and Warriors also will swap 2nd round draft picks in 2020, and Buffalo will have the option of swapping second round picks in 2022.
Jones, 26, from Ladner BC, tallied career highs in goals (38), assists (43) and points (81) in 18 games for the Bandits last season.
“We are excited to get a player of Mitch Jones’ calibre,” comments Warriors General Manager Dan Richardson. “Mitch has a dynamic skill set and is a character guy that can set the table for his teammates.”
The Vancouver Warriors are set to kick off their inaugural season at Rogers Arena. For tickets, please visit www.vancouverwarriors.com/tickets for more information or call 604-899-4625 (option 3).