CALGARY, Alta. – National Hockey League Central Scouting released its initial Players to Watch List for the 2019-20 season and a total of 13 skaters from the Canadian Junior Hockey League earned a place in the listings.
The top rated player among CJHL clubs is Sherwood Park Crusaders (AJHL) left winger Carter Savoie, who was tabbed with a ‘B’ rating, which indicates him as a potential second or third round draft selection candidate.
The remaining 12 CJHLers were all listed with a ‘C’ rating, making them possible fourth, fifth or sixth round choices.
The 2020 NHL Draft will be held June 26-27 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Que.
CJHL PLAYERS ON NHLCS WATCH LIST (As of Oct. 7)
|B||Carter||Savoie||LW||Sherwood Park Crusaders||AJHL|
|C||Michael||Benning||D||Sherwood Park Crusaders||AJHL|
|C||Stanley||Cooley||C||Spruce Grove Saints||AJHL|
|C||Kabore||Dunn||D||Fort McMurray Oil Barons||AJHL|
|C||Ethan||Edwards||D||Spruce Grove Saints||AJHL|
|C||Ryan||Alexander||C||St. Michael’s Buzzers||OJHL|
|C||Ryan||Tverberg||C||Toronto Jr. Canadiens||OJHL|