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OHL Players at 2019 NHL Rookie Camps

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NHL Rookie and Prospects Camps are getting underway this week, with several OHL players in attendance. Here’s a look at who’s going where, with 141 returning-eligible players currently with NHL clubs.

The vast majority of OHL players attending rookie camps will be competing in one of the following Rookie Tournaments this coming weekend:

Anaheim Rookie Faceoff – Anaheim, Arizona, Colorado, Los Angeles, San Jose, Vegas
Belleville Rookie Showcase – Montreal, Ottawa, Winnipeg
Buffalo Prospects Challenge – Boston, Buffalo, New Jersey, Pittsburgh
Nashville Prospects Showcase – Carolina, Nashville, Tampa Bay, Washington
Traverse City Prospects Tournament – Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Detroit, Minnesota, NY Rangers, St. Louis, Toronto
Young Guns Battle of Alberta (Red Deer, AB) – Calgary, Edmonto

OHL Players at 2019-20 NHL Rookie Camps
Player/NHL Club/Draft Year or Free Agent
Players in italics indicate overage eligible players (1999 birthdates)
*indicates players who are OHL committed for 2019-20
^indicates players invited to camp but unable to participate due to injury

as of Wednesday September 4th

Barrie Colts (5):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Mathew Hill, Anaheim Ducks, 6th round ’19
Matej Pekar, Buffalo Sabres, 4th round ’18 – Signed
Ryan Suzuki, Carolina Hurricanes, 1st round ’19
Tyler Tucker, St. Louis Blues, 7th round ’18
Jack York, Montreal Canadiens, Free agent invite

Erie Otters (2):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Maxim Golod, Philadelphia Flyers, Free agent invite
Chad Yetman, Detroit Red Wings, Free agent invite

Flint Firebirds (9):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Dennis Busby, Arizona Coyotes, 5th round ’18
Ty Dellandrea, Dallas Stars, 1st round ’18 – Signed
Jake Durham, Columbus Blue Jackets, Free agent invite
Ethan Keppen, Vancouver Canucks, 4th round ’19
Vladislav Kolyachonok, Florida Panthers, 2nd round ’19
Riley McCourt, Boston Bruins, Free agent invite
Cody Morgan, Detroit Red Wings, Free agent invite
Evgeni Oksentyuk, Arizona Coyotes, Free agent invite*
Anthony Popovich, Detroit Red Wings, Free agent invite

Guelph Storm (13):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Mackenzie Entwistle, Chicago Blackhawks, Acquired by trade 2018 – Signed
Pavel Gogolev, Vegas Golden Knights, Free agent invite

Fedor Gordeev, Minnesota Wild, Acquired by trade 2019 – Signed
Liam Hawel, Montreal Canadiens, Free agent invite
Cam Hillis, Montreal Canadiens, 3rd round ’18

Owen Lalonde, Detroit Red Wings, Free agent invite
Markus Phillips, Los Angeles Kings, 4th round ’17 – Signed
Isaac Ratcliffe, Philadelphia Flyers, 2nd round ’17 – Signed
Dmitri Samorukov, Edmonton Oilers, 3rd round ’17 – Signed

Nate Schnarr, Arizona Coyotes, 3rd round ’17 – Signed
Nick Suzuki, Montreal Canadiens, Acquired by trade 2018
Alexey Toropchenko, St. Louis Blues, 4th round ’17 – Signed
Eric Uba, Arizona Coyotes, Free agent invite

Hamilton Bulldogs (7):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Jan Jenik, Arizona Coyotes, 3rd round ’18 – Signed
Arthur Kaliyev, Los Angeles Kings, 2nd round ’19
Kade Landry, New York Rangers, Free agent invite
Navrin Mutter, Colorado Avalanche, Free agent invite
Isaac Nurse, Chicago Blackhawks, Free agent invite
Nathan Staios, Toronto Maple Leafs, Free agent invite
Matthew Strome, Philadelphia Flyers, 4th round ’17 – Signed

Kingston Frontenacs (1):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Billy Constantinou, Los Angeles Kings, Free agent invite

Kitchener Rangers (9):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Axel Bergkvist, Arizona Coyotes, 7th round ’19*
Riley Damiani, Dallas Stars, 5th round ’18 – Signed
Joseph Garreffa, Los Angeles Kings, Free agent invite
Jacob Ingham, Los Angeles Kings, 6th round ’18
Alexey Lipanov, Tampa Bay Lightning, 3rd round ’17 – Signed
Justin MacPherson, St. Louis Blues, Free agent invite
Greg Meireles, Florida Panthers, 6th round ’19
Michael Vukojevic, New Jersey Devils, 3rd round ’19
Jonathan Yantsis, Los Angeles Kings, Free agent invite

London Knights (14):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Adam Boqvist, Chicago Blackhawks, 1st round ’18 – Signed
Evan Bouchard, Edmonton Oilers, 1st round ’18 – Signed
Paul Cotter, Vegas Golden Knights, 4th round ’18 – Signed
Alex Formenton, Ottawa Senators, 2nd round ’17 – Signed
Liam Foudy, Columbus Blue Jackets, 1st round ’19 – Signed
Jonathan Gruden, Ottawa Senators, 4th round ’18 – Signed*
Matvey Guskov, Minnesota Wild, 5th round ’19
Joey Keane, New York Rangers, 3rd round ’18 – Signed
Jordan Kooy, Vegas Golden Knights, 7th round ’18
Connor McMichael, Washington Capitals, 1st round ’19 – Signed
Billy Moskal, Pittsburgh Penguins, Free agent invite
Josh Nelson, Toronto Maple Leafs, Free agent invite
Alec Regula, Detroit Red Wings, 3rd round ’18
Hunter Skinner, New York Rangers, 4th round ’19*

Mississauga Steelheads (4):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Nicholas Canade, New Jersey Devils, Free agent invite
Thomas Harley, Dallas Stars, 1st round ’19
Cole Schwindt, Florida Panthers, 3rd round ’19
Keean Washkurak, St. Louis Blues, 5th round ’19

Niagara IceDogs (8):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Ben Jones, Vegas Golden Knights, 7th round ’17 – Signed
Ivan Lodnia, Minnesota Wild, 3rd round ’17 – Signed

Kirill Maksimov, Edmonton Oilers, 5th round ’17 – Signed
Jacob Paquette, Columbus Blue Jackets, Free agent invite
Jason Robertson, Dallas Stars, 2nd round ’17 – Signed
Jack Studnicka, Boston Bruins, 2nd round ’17 – Signed

Akil Thomas, Los Angeles Kings, 2nd round ’18 – Signed
Philip Tomasino, Nashville Predators, 1st round ’19

North Bay Battalion (2):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Mason Primeau, Vegas Golden Knights, 5th round ’19
Matthew Struthers, Montreal Canadiens, Free agent invite

Oshawa Generals (8):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Mitchell Brewer, San Jose Sharks, Free agent invite
Nico Gross, New York Rangers, 4th round ’18
Kyle Keyser, Boston Bruins, Signed as a free agent
Kyle MacLean, New York Islanders, Signed to AHL contract
Allan McShane, Montreal Canadiens, 4th round ’18
Brett Neumann, New York Islanders, Free agent invite
Serron Noel, Florida Panthers, 2nd round ’18 – Signed
Giovanni Vallati, Winnipeg Jets, 5th round ’18

Ottawa 67’s (11):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Kevin Bahl, Arizona Coyotes, 2nd round ’18 – Signed
Sasha Chmelevski, San Jose Sharks, 6th round ’17 – Signed
Kody Clark, Washington Capitals, 2nd round ’18 – Signed
Graeme Clarke, New Jersey Devils, 3rd round ’19
Michael DiPietro, Vancouver Canucks, 3rd round ’17 – Signed
Noel Hoefenmayer, Carolina Hurricanes, Free agent invite
Mitchell Hoelscher, New Jersey Devils, 6th round ’18
Austen Keating, St. Louis Blues, Free agent invite
Nikita Okhotyuk, New Jersey Devils, 2nd round ’19
Merrick Rippon, Carolina Hurricanes, Free agent invite
Hudson Wilson, San Jose Sharks, Free agent invite

Owen Sound Attack (6):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Aidan Dudas, Los Angeles Kings, 4th round ’18
Brady Lyle, Arizona Coyotes, Free agent invite
Andrew Perrott, Boston Bruins, Free agent invite
Sergey Popov, Winnipeg Jets, Free agent invite
Carter Robertson, Toronto Maple Leafs, Free agent invite
Maksim Sushko, Philadelphia Flyers, 4th round ’17 – Signed

Peterborough Petes (8):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Declan Chisholm, Winnipeg Jets, 5th round ’18
Semyon Der-Arguchintsev, Toronto Maple Leafs, 3rd round ’18 – Signed
Zach Gallant, San Jose Sharks, Signed as a free agent
Hunter Jones, Minnesota Wild, 2nd round ’19
Liam Kirk, Arizona Coyotes, 7th round ’18
David Maier, Carolina Hurricanes, Free agent invite
Ryan Merkley, San Jose Sharks, 1st round ’18 – Signed
Nick Robertson, Toronto Maple Leafs, 2nd round’ 19

Saginaw Spirit (9):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Cole Coskey, New York Islanders, 7th round ’19
Damien Giroux, Minnesota Wild, 5th round ’18
Blade Jenkins, New York Islanders, 5th round ’18
Ryan McLeod, Edmonton Oilers, 2nd round ’18 – Signed
Mason Millman, Philadelphia Flyers, 4th round ’19
Nicholas Porco, Dallas Stars, 5th round ’19
Ivan Prosvetov, Arizona Coyotes, 4th round ’18 – Signed
Owen Tippett, Florida Panthers, 1st round ’17 – Signed
Bode Wilde, New York Islanders, 2nd round ’18 – Signed

Sarnia Sting (6):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Sam Bitten, Minnesota Wild, Free agent invite
Brayden Guy, Columbus Blue Jackets, Free agent invite
Eric Hjorth, Columbus Blue Jackets, 4th round ’19*
Sean Josling, Chicago Blackhawks, Free agent invite
Ryan McGregor, Columbus Blue Jackets, Free agent invite^

Jamieson Rees, Carolina Hurricanes, 2nd round ’19

Soo Greyhounds (7):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Joe Carroll, Toronto Maple Leafs, Free agent invite
Morgan Frost, Philadelphia Flyers, 1st round ’17 – Signed
Barrett Hayton, Arizona Coyotes, 1st round ’18 – Signed
Jacob LeGuerrier, Montreal Canadiens, 5th round ’19
Cole MacKay, Vegas Golden Knights, Free agent invite
Cullen McLean, Vegas Golden Knights, Free agent invite
Matthew Villalta, Los Angeles Kings, 3rd round ’17 – Signed

Sudbury Wolves (6):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Nolan Hutcheson, Carolina Hurricanes, Free agent invite
David Levin, Arizona Coyotes, Free agent invite
Blake Murray, Carolina Hurricanes, 6th round ’19
Owen Robinson, Detroit Red Wings, Free agent invite
Liam Ross, Pittsburgh Penguins, Free agent invite
Adam Ruzicka, Calgary Flames, 4th round ’17 – Signed

Windsor Spitfires (6):

ROOKIE CAMP:
Egor Afanasyev, Nashville Predators, 2nd round ’19*
Tyler Angle, Columbus Blue Jackets, 7th round ’19
Connor Corcoran, Vegas Golden Knights, 5th round ’18
Curtis Douglas, Dallas Stars, 4th round ’18
Louka Henault, Columbus Blue Jackets, Free agent invite
Cole Purboo, Chicago Blackhawks, Free agent invite

 

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