OHL Prospect Power Rankings for the 2018 NHL Draft: January
Bryan Thiel - Feb 1, 2018

January was a big month for OHL prospects with their eyes on the 2018 NHL Draft. There were there moves up and down the rankings, and the CHL held its annual Sherwin-Williams CHL Top Prospects Game. January OHL Prospect Power Rankings for the 2018 NHL Draft 10 different OHLers recorded a point in the game, […]

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