Tyler Coulter and Josh Elmes have signed with the Rapid City Rush for the 2019-20 ECHL season. Elmes spent time with the Rush last year suiting up in 59 games. Coulter returns to North American professional hockey after having spent last season in Sweden. Joining Elmes & Coulter in Rapid City is former Wheat King captain Peter Quenneville. Daniel Tetrault, another former member of the Wheat Kings, is the head coach for the Rush.
Brock Trotter will be suiting up this season with HKm Zvolen, a professional Slovak ice hockey club based in Zvolen. Last season Trotter spent the season playing professionally in Austria where he registered 55 points in 42 games.