'"(Ballard) is a well-gifted, all-around defenseman," Avalanche vice president of player personnel Michel Goulet said. "He skates extremely well and is expected to be one of the top defensemen in college hockey as a junior this season and was highly regarded by our scouting staff."'
Avs trade Reinprecht, pick up defenseman Ballard
July 4, 2003 Submitted by
Via: Denver Post