Arthur Kaliyev and Isaac Nurse are the last remaining core pieces of the Bulldogs’ 2018 Championship squad as a franchise that has enjoyed immense success in its short time in Steeltown takes on a younger look in 2019-20.
2018-19 Record: 29-34-3-2, 63 points (4th East Division)
Head Coach: Vince Laise (1st season)
Key additions: Nathan Staios, Ryan Winterton, Lawson Sherk, Davis Young, George Diaco, Mark Duarte
Notable graduates: Matthew Strome, Eric Henderson, Owen Burnell, Zachary Jackson, Liam Stevens, Tim Fleischer, Nick Donofrio
Leading scorer: Arthur Kaliyev (67 GP, 51-51–102)
Leading scorer (defencemen): Kade Landry (66 GP, 6-45–51)
Leading scorer (rookie): Logan Morrison (47 GP, 14-20–34)
Leading goaltender: Zachary Roy (44 GP, 20-18-1-2, 3.59 GAA, .884 SV%, 1 SO)
Quick Hit: Arthur Kaliyev finished second in OHL shots on goal (320) and power play goals (20) last season
#OHLOpeningWeek schedule: Fri. Sept. 20 at SAR, Sat. Sept. 21 vs. ER
*-among returning players
This month ontariohockeyleague.com will feature one team each day in advance of the 2019-20 season which begins Thursday September 19th. See more from the OHL 20 in 20 series.