After winning the silver medal with Junior Team Canada, Jordan Spence will wear the colors of a new team in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) since the Val-d’Or Foreurs made his acquisition on Wednesday .
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In return, the Moncton Wildcats got Vincent Filion, a fourth-round pick in 2022 and a first-round pick in 2023.
Spence, a fourth-round pick for the Los Angeles Kings in the 2019 National Hockey League (NHL) Draft, has five goals and 16 points in 13 games so far in the 2020-21 season.
The Foreurs currently sit third in the overall standings of the Quebec junior circuit in terms of winning percentage, behind the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada and the Charlottetown Islanders.
The QMJHL plans to resume its activities as of January 22 in four separate bubbles in Saguenay, Drummondville, Rimouski and Shawinigan.