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California connections part of NHL Central Scouting’s mid-term rankings

 

Ivan Lodnia of the Erie Otters. Photo by Terry Wilson / OHL Images.

Earlier this week, NHL Central Scouting released its mid-term rankings for players eligible for the 2017 NHL Draft.

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Players with California connections include:

  • Kailer Yamamoto, F, Spokane Chiefs/WHL (1st round, 17th overall) – LA Jr. Kings alum
  • Ivan Lodnia, F, Erie Otters/OHL (2nd round, 37th overall) – Wildcats alum, Anaheim native
  • Sasha Chmelevski, F, Ottawa 67’s/OHL (2nd round, 38th overall) – Wildcats alum, Huntington Beach native
  • Jack St. Ivany, D, Sioux Falls Stampede/USHL (4th round, 94th overall) – Jr. Kings alum, Manhattan Beach native
  • Patrick Khodorenko, F, Michigan State University/NCAA (5th round, 127th overall) – LA Selects alum, Walnut Creek native
  • Brannon McManus, F, Chicago Steel/USHL (6th round, 178th overall) – LA Selects alum, Newport Beach native
  • Jake McGrew, F, Spokane Chiefs/WHL (limited viewing) – Jr. Kings alum, Orange native

The 2017 NHL Draft is scheduled for June 23-24 in Chicago.

Lodnia photo/OHL Images