The Green Bay Gamblers have acquired defenseman Nick Leitner from the Des Moines Buccaneers in exchange for forward Mac Welsher and an 11th round pick in Phase II of 2018 USHL Draft.
Leitner comes to Green Bay with 2 years of USHL experience. In 86 career games, Leitner registered 12 points (2 goals, 10 assists) and a plus 11 plus/minus rating. A product of Bemidji High School, Leitner suited up for 97 games totaling 72 points (26 goals, 46 assists) for the Lumberjacks over three seasons prior to joining the Buccaneers.
Draft picks, returning players and free agents will be in Green Bay June 10 – 14 for the Gamblers Main Try-out Camp at the Resch Center. Stay tuned to gamblershockey.com for more information on the Gamblers Main Camp.