ARTHUR KALIYEV REMAINS AN “A” RATED PLAYER IN THE EYES OF NHL SCOUTS
Arthur Kaliyev continues to impress NHL scouts.
Kaliyev is one of only three Ontario Hockey League players to receive an “A” rating on NHL Central Scouting’s November Players to Watch list, meaning he has the potential to be a 1st round pick in the 2019 NHL draft.
The 17-year old is off to a great start for the Bulldogs this season with 17 goals and 16 assists for 33 points after 20 games, putting him in the Top 10 in OHL scoring. He has also scored 7 power-play goals and added 4 game-winning goals
That’s after coming off a 31-goal performance in his rookie season that helped the Bulldogs win the 2017-18 OHL Championship and an appearance in the Memorial Cup.
In all, 47 OHL players made the list.
35 OHL players were selected in the 2018 NHL Draft including seven players chosen in the first round.
The 2019 NHL Draft will be held June 21-22 in Vancouver, BC.
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