Future Considerations

Draftees quick to ink up
July 18, 2011, 11:59 pm
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From Aaron Vickers:

For Sven Bartschi, the draft excitement quickly turned into contract talk.

Just a day after being drafted 13th overall by the Calgary Flames, Bartschi was offered a three-year, entry level contract with potential earnings of $1.45 million. He signed. Continue reading

Bartschi offered Flames contract day after draft
June 27, 2011, 6:20 pm
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From Aaron Vickers:

Get drafted Friday.

Sign Saturday?

It was an entirely plausible scenario for the newest member of the Calgary Flames.

Drafted 13th overall Friday night by the Flames Friday night, Sven Bartschi’s agent was sent a contract offer from Calgary a day later, according to a tweet from Rob Kerr of The Fan 960. Continue reading

FC at the Draft: Sven Bartschi – Calgary Flames
June 27, 2011, 5:59 pm
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Flames take Bartschi 13th overall in 2011 NHL Entry Draft
June 24, 2011, 8:51 pm
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From Aaron Vickers:

The Calgary Flames have selected Sven Bartschi of the Portland Winterhawks 13th overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.

Simply put, Bartschi lacks an off-switch. The dynamic offensive forward blends his non-stop motor with a high compete level which makes him an attractive prospect. Continue reading