2016 NHL Draft Primer: Several re-entry candidates from CHL, NCAA ranks
Photo: Ottawa 67’s forward and 2016 prospect Dante Salituro was the leading scorer for the 67’s in 2015-16, posting 38 goals and 83 points in 65 OHL games (courtesy of Terry Wilson/OHL Images)
</p>Each year, the NHL Draft provides a fast-track opportunity for over 200 players to be drafted and realize their childhood dreams. For others, the draft comes and goes and another year of uncertainty faces prospects who do not hear their names called.
Over the last five years, over fifteen percent of players drafted had to sit through the agony of going undrafted at least one time before hearing their names called by an NHL club.… read more