WENATCHEE — The last couple of months haven’t been easy for Alex Bontje.
After starting the 2013-14 season as an integral piece in the Wenatchee Wild’s back end, Bontje suffered a broken thumb in early October.
Initially, doctors told him he wouldn’t need surgery, but further X-rays showed otherwise. Ultimately, Bontje spent the majority of the last couple of months healing his thumb in his hometown of Nobleton, Ontario.
Bontje has been practicing with the team for the last few…