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182 past and present OHL Players attend NHL Development Camps

 

182 past and present OHL players received invitations to NHL Development Camps across the continent this past month.

A total of 130 past or present OHL players that were either drafted or signed joined 52 free agent invitees in attending the camps, many of which included comprehensive on and off-ice elements in the local community as players got a feel for their new surroundings.

Three teams in the Arizona Coyotes, Dallas Stars and New Jersey Devils led the way with 11 OHL players in attendance at their respective camps followed closely by the Columbus Blue Jackets, Florida Panthers, Los Angeles Kings and Montreal Canadiens who featured 10 each.

All 20 OHL clubs featured past graduates and present players in attendance at camps with the London Knights leading the way with 18 followed by the Guelph Storm and Soo Greyhounds with 15, the Ottawa 67’s with 14 and the Kitchener Rangers with 13.

There was at least one OHL player or graduate present at Development Camps for each of the NHL’s 31 member teams.

Here’s a look at some of the new experiences OHL players and graduates had this past month:

(free agent invitees listed in italics)
* player committed to the OHL for 2019-20

ANAHEIM DUCKS (June 26-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (3): Mathew Hill (Barrie Colts), Max Jones (Kingston Frontenacs), Jack Kopacka (Soo Greyhounds)

ARIZONA COYOTES (June 24-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (11): Kevin Bahl (Ottawa 67’s), Dennis Busby (Flint Firebirds), Cam Dineen (Sarnia Sting), Keeghan Howdeshell (Soo Greyhounds), Jan Jenik (Hamilton Bulldogs), Liam Kirk (Peterborough Petes), Brady Lyle (Owen Sound Attack), Barrett Hayton (Soo Greyhounds), Ivan Prosvetov (Saginaw Spirit), Nate Schnarr (Guelph Storm), Mitchell Weeks (Sudbury Wolves)

BOSTON BRUINS (June 26-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (2): Kyle Keyser (Oshawa Generals), Jack Studnicka (Niagara IceDogs)

BUFFALO SABRES (June 26-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (2): Stephen Harper (Niagara IceDogs), Matej Pekar (Barrie Colts)

CALGARY FLAMES (July 3-7) // OHL graduates and players attending (2): Tyler Parsons (London Knights), Adam Ruzicka (Sudbury Wolves)

CAROLINA HURRICANES (June 25-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (6): Cedrick Andree (Ottawa 67’s), Noel Hoefenmayer (Ottawa 67’s), Blake Murray (Sudbury Wolves), Anthony Popovich (Guelph Storm), Jamieson Rees (Sarnia Sting), Ryan Suzuki (Barrie Colts)

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS (July 15-19) // OHL graduates and players attending (4): Adam Boqvist (London Knights), MacKenzie Entwistle (Guelph Storm), Dominik Kubalik (Kitchener Rangers), Alexander Nylander (Mississauga Steelheads)

COLORADO AVALANCHE (June 25-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (3): Navrin Mutter (Hamilton Bulldogs), Brandon Saigeon (Oshawa Generals), Conor Timmins (Soo Greyhounds)

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS (June 25-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (10): Tyler Angle (Windsor Spitfires), Matt Brassard (Niagara IceDogs), Liam Foudy (London Knights), Jet Greaves (Barrie Colts), Brayden Guy (Sarnia Sting), Louka Henault (Windsor Spitfires), Eric Hjorth (Sarnia Sting)*, Kyle Maksimovich (Ottawa 67’s)Ryan McGregor (Sarnia Sting)Jacob Paquette (Niagara IceDogs)

DALLAS STARS (June 24-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (11): Nick Caamano (Hamilton Bulldogs), Riley Damiani (Kitchener Rangers), Ty Dellandrea (Flint Firebirds), Curtis Douglas (Windsor Spitfires), Tye Felhaber (Ottawa 67’s), Ben Gleason (Hamilton Bulldogs), Thomas Harley (Mississauga Steelheads), Nicolas Mattinen (Oshawa Generals), Adam Mascherin (Kitchener Rangers), Nicholas Porco (Saginaw Spirit), Jason Robertson (Niagara IceDogs)

DETROIT RED WINGS (June 25-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (6): Kaden Fulcher (Hamilton Bulldogs), Cody Morgan (Flint Firebirds), Owen Lalonde (Guelph Storm), Alec Regula (London Knights), Owen Robinson (Sudbury Wolves), Chad Yetman (Erie Otters)

EDMONTON OILERS (June 24-27) // OHL graduates and players attending (5): Evan Bouchard (London Knights), Kirill Maksimov (Niagara IceDogs), Ryan McLeod (Saginaw Spirit), Dmitri Samorukov (Guelph Storm), Dylan Wells (Peterborough Petes)

FLORIDA PANTHERS (June 27-30) // OHL graduates and players attending (10): Danil Antropov (Oshawa Generals), Nathan Dunkley (London Knights), Mack Guzda (Owen Sound Attack), Vladislav Kolyachonok (Flint Firebirds), William Lochead (London Knights), Greg Meireles (Kitchener Rangers), Serron Noel (Oshawa Generals), Cedric Ralph (Guelph Storm), Cole Schwindt (Mississauga Steelheads), Owen Tippett (Saginaw Spirit)

LOS ANGELES KINGS (June 25-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (10): Billy Constantinou (Kingston Frontenacs), Aidan Dudas (Owen Sound Attack), Sean Durzi (Guelph Storm), Joseph Garreffa (Kitchener Rangers), Arthur Kaliyev (Hamilton Bulldogs), Jacob Ingham (Kitchener Rangers), Markus Phillips (Guelph Storm), Akil Thomas (Niagara IceDogs), Matthew Villalta (Soo Greyhounds), Jonathan Yantsis (Kitchener Rangers)

MINNESOTA WILD (June 25-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (6): Damien Giroux (Saginaw Spirit), Fedor Gordeev (Guelph Storm), Matvey Guskov (London Knights), Ivan Lodnia (Niagara IceDogs), Hunter Jones (Peterborough Petes), Dmitry Sokolov (Barrie Colts)

MONTREAL CANADIENS (June 26-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (10): Liam Hawel (Guelph Storm), Cam Hillis (Guelph Storm), Jacob LeGuerrier (Soo Greyhounds), Allan McShane (Oshawa Generals), Evgeni Oksentyuk (Flint Firebirds)*, Michael Pezzetta (Sarnia Sting), Matthew Struthers (North Bay Battalion), Nick Suzuki (Guelph Storm), Hayden Verbeek (Soo Greyhounds), Jack York (Barrie Colts)

NASHVILLE PREDATORS (June 25-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (5): Egor Afanasyev (Windsor Spitfires)*, Justin Fazio (Sarnia Sting), Hunter Garlent (Peterborough Petes), Zach Magwood (Barrie Colts), Philip Tomasino (Niagara IceDogs)

NEW JERSEY DEVILS (July 9-13): OHL graduates and players attending (11): Nathan Bastian (Mississauga Steelheads), Nicholas Canade (Mississauga Steelheads), Graeme Clarke (Ottawa 67’s), Evan Cormier (Saginaw Spirit), Mitchell Hoelscher (Ottawa 67’s), Michael McLeod (Mississauga Steelheads), Nikita Okhotyuk (Ottawa 67’s), Blake Speers (Soo Greyhounds), Marian Studenic (Hamilton Bulldogs), Michael Vukojevic (Kitchener Rangers), Colton White (Soo Greyhounds)

NEW YORK ISLANDERS (June 24-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (6): Cole Coskey (Saginaw Spirit), Blade Jenkins (Saginaw Spirit), Justin Murray (Saginaw Spirit), Brett Neumann (Oshawa Generals), Mitchell Vande Sompel (London Knights), Bode Wilde (Saginaw Spirit)

NEW YORK RANGERS (June 24-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (3): Nico Gross (Oshawa Generals), Joey Keane (London Knights), Hunter Skinner (London Knights)*

OTTAWA SENATORS (June 25-30) // OHL graduates and players attending (5): Trenton Bourque (Owen Sound Attack), Logan Brown (Kitchener Rangers), Alex Formenton (London Knights), Jonathan Gruden (London Knights)*, Aaron Luchuk (Barrie Colts)

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS (June 25-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (8): Connor Bunnaman (Kitchener Rangers), Morgan Frost (Soo Greyhounds), Maxim Golod (Erie Otters), Mason Millman (Saginaw Spirit), Isaac Ratcliffe (Guelph Storm), Emmett Sproule (Erie Otters), Matthew Strome (Hamilton Bulldogs), Maksim Sushko (Owen Sound Attack)

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS (June 26-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (3): Renars Krastenbergs (Oshawa Generals), Billy Moskal (London Knights), Liam Ross (Sudbury Wolves)

SAN JOSE SHARKS (June 25-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (6): Mitchell Brewer (Oshawa Generals), Sasha Chmelevski (Ottawa 67’s), Zach Gallant (Peterborough Petes), Ryan Merkley (Peterborough Petes), Keaton Middleton (Saginaw Spirit), Hudson Wilson (Ottawa 67’s)

ST. LOUIS BLUES (June 25-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (5): Kevin Hancock (London Knights), Filip Helt (Sarnia Sting), Alexey Toropchenko (Guelph Storm), Tyler Tucker (Barrie Colts), Keean Washkurak (Mississauga Steelheads)

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING (June 25-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (3): Matthew Greenfield (Kitchener Rangers), Alexey Lipanov (Kitchener Rangers), Clint Windsor (Ottawa 67’s)

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (June 24-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (8): Justin Brazeau (North Bay Battalion), Joe Carroll (Soo Greyhounds), Semyon Der-Arguchintsev (Peterborough Petes),  Mac Hollowell (Soo Greyhounds), Tye Kartye (Soo Greyhounds), Josh Nelson (London Knights), Nick Robertson (Peterborough Petes), Nathan Staios (Windsor Spitfires)

VANCOUVER CANUCKS (June 25-27) // OHL graduates and players attending (5): Michael DiPietro (Ottawa 67’s), Mitch Eliot (Sarnia Sting), Ethan Keppen (Flint Firebirds), Lucas Peric (Ottawa 67’s), Keegan Stevenson (Guelph Storm)

VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS (June 25-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (7): Connor Corcoran (Windsor Spitfires), Nicolas Hague (Mississauga Steelheads), Ben Jones (Niagara IceDogs), Jordan Kooy (London Knights), Cole MacKay (Soo Greyhounds), Cullen McLean (Soo Greyhounds), Mason Primeau (North Bay Battalion)

WASHINGTON CAPITALS (June 25-29) // OHL graduates and players attending (2): Kody Clark (Ottawa 67’s), Connor McMichael (London Knights)

WINNIPEG JETS (June 24-28) // OHL graduates and players attending (4): Declan Chisholm (Peterborough Petes), Hugo Leufvenius (Sarnia Sting), Logan Stanley (Kitchener Rangers), Giovanni Vallati (Oshawa Generals)

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