Future Considerations

Maatta Knighted in Import Draft
June 29, 2011, 9:20 am
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From Aaron Vickers:

Olli Maatta has been Knighted.

The Finnish defenseman was the first overall pick in the CHL Import Draft by the London Knights.

Two days prior to the Import Draft, the Knights dealt Reid McNeill, their first round Import Draft pick, Mississauga’s 2nd round pick in the 2013 OHL Priority Draft and their own 3rd in 2013 to the Barrie Colts in exchange for the first overall selection in Wednesday’s selection process, using it to select the Jyvaskyla blueliner who is eligible for the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Continue reading