Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Svechnikov Atop NHL Draft Rankings
The 17-year-old Barrie Colts forward is number one among North American skaters.
Barrie Colts forward Andrei Svechnikov tops the midterm ranking of North American skaters for the NHL draft.
The ranking was released today by the NHL's Central Scouting Bureau.
Svechnikov has 19 goals and 13 assists with the Colts.
He returned to the Barrie line-up in early December after missing 17 games because of a hand injury sustained in October, and since being back, he has 18 points including nine goals in 14 games.
The NHL draft is June 22-23 in Dallas.