Thunder Send Players to Lakers for Picks

by Gareth Gilson

Matthews, Bilic to burnaby for 3 draft picks

The Western Lacrosse Association has approved a trade between the Langley Thunder and the Burnaby Lakers.

The Lakers have acquired the playing rights of Mark Matthews and Nic Bilic, in exchange, the Thunder have acquired the 4th overall and 11th overall draft picks in the upcoming 2017 Graduating Junior Draft, and Burnaby's 1st round pick in the 2018 draft.

For more details on the trade, see the full release from the Langley Thunder.

For the updated draft order, visit the WLA 2017 Draft page.

Don't forget to tune in to www.WLALacrosse.ca on Thursday, February 16th at 6:45pm for the 2017 Graduating Junior Draft, live from the Creekside Community Centre. You can also view the 2017 regular season schedule and plan your summer of lacrosse.