Three Hounds in final rankings
Two members of the Soo Greyhounds have been listed among the top 11 North American skaters in NHL Central Scouting ’s final rankings prior to the 2018 NHL Entry Draft.
Centre Barrett Hayton was rated No. 9 and defenceman Rasmus Sandin came in No. 11 in rankings released on Monday, leading into the June 22-23 draft in Dallas.
Meantime, Hounds defenceman Mac Hollowell is rated No. 131. Forward Andrei Svechnikov of the Barrie Colts remains the top-ranked skater in North America.
In all, a total of 61 OHL players were listed.
Nearly 25 per cent of all players ranked by Central Scouting presently play in the OHL.
Each of the 20 OHL teams had at least one player included in the rankings.