Ottawa, ON – The Ottawa 67’s announced Tuesday that forward Steven LaForme has committed to the club.
LaForme was drafted by North Bay in the fifth round, 91st overall, of the 2019 OHL Priority Selection and was later acquired by the Ottawa 67’s last summer in exchange for one of their fourth-round picks in 2021.
The Hagersville, Ontario native spent all of last season with the Hamilton Kilty B’s of the GOJHL, scoring 11 goals and putting up 45 assists for 56 points in 50 games. In his 2018-2019 OHL draft season, the six-foot tall, 183 pound forward had 18 goals and 28 assists for 46 points in 33 games with the U16 AAA Brantford 99ers.
“Steven is a smart playmaker who sees the ice very well and excels in the heavy traffic areas,” said James Boyd, Ottawa 67’s General Manager.
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