Brian Berard, the Detroit Jr. Red Wings razzle-dazzle defenseman, showed why many believe he’ll be the top pick at this year’s NHL entry draft.
The 6-foot-1, 195-pound Berard broke open a hard-hitting game with a goal at 8:29 of the second period as Detroit hung on for a 4-3 win over the Brandon Wheat Kings at the Memorial Cup.
The loss dropped Brandon to 1-1 in round-robin play.
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