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Daniel Bukac chases hockey dream

Daniel Bukac of Czech Republic has joined the Brandon Wheat Kings and is looking to make a mark on the blue-line. He was selected in the second round of the 2016 Canadian Hockey League import draft. (Perry Bergson/The Brandon Sun)

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Daniel Bukac of Czech Republic has joined the Brandon Wheat Kings and is looking to make a mark on the blue-line. He was selected in the second round of the 2016 Canadian Hockey League import draft. (Perry Bergson/The Brandon Sun)

Bukac eager for taste of Canadian hockey

Daniel Bukac’s Canadian hockey adventure begins today.

The 17-year-old defenceman, who understands and speaks some English, begins skating today at rookie camp for the Brandon Wheat Kings.

He has high expectations.

“Here is another level,” Bukac said. “In Czech Republic it’s a little bit easy and here it’s very hard work.”

Bukac, who stands ...

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