Born: February 7, 1990
Weight: 189 lbs.
Hometown: Innisfail, Alta.
2008-2009 team: Red Deer Rebels — WHL
Player info: Nick Bell was contacted by the Rebels coaching staff two summers ago after suiting up with the Okotoks Oilers of the Alberta Junior Hockey League.
Previously, the six-foot-one, 190-pound defenceman attended the Prince George Cougars training camp on three occasions without appearing in even a single WHL preseason game.
With the Oilers, he displayed his offensive prowess by racking up 37 points — including eight goals — in 61 games.