OHL 20 in 20 Season Preview: Niagara IceDogs
The Niagara IceDogs should have no problem scoring goals this season as an experienced forward group spearheads what has the makings of an exciting season in St. Catharines.
2017-18 Record: 35-23-7-3, 80 points (2nd Central Division)
Head Coach: Billy Burke (2nd season)
Key additions: Ivan Lodnia, Daniel Bukac, Kyen Sopa, Lleyton Moore
Notable graduates: Sam Miletic, Johnny Corneil, Adrian Carbonara, William Lochead, Kyle Langdon
Leading scorer: Akil Thomas* (68 GP, 22-59–81)
Leading scorer (defencemen): Liam Ham (63 GP, 6-26–32)
Leading scorer (rookie): Philip Tomasino (61 GP, 5-19–24)
Leading goaltender: Stephen Dhillon (52 GP, 28-16-4-3, 3.34 GAA, .899 SV%, 1 SO)
Quick Hit: In 11 seasons in St. Catharines, the Niagara IceDogs have never missed the OHL Playoffs
#OHLOpeningWeek schedule: Sun. Sept. 23 at MISS
This month ontariohockeyleague.com will feature one team each day in advance of the 2018-19 season which begins Wednesday September 19th. See more from the OHL 20 in 20 series.