June 25 2016 11:03AM
With the 179th pick, a pick at the end of the 6th round that they acquired in last year's Olli Jokinen trade with St. Louis, the Toronto Maple Leafs selected London Knights defenseman Nicolas Mattinen.
Here's OHL guru Brock Otten on Mattinen:
June 25 2016 10:37AM
The theme of the day for Toronto has been scooping up prospects who are in their 2nd or even 3rd year of draft eligibility. "Overagers" relative to the draft, essentially. They've grabbed another prospect fitting this bill with Jack Walker of the WHL's Victoria Royals.
June 25 2016 10:07AM
With the 122nd overall pick, and the first of the fifth round, the Leafs selected Victoria Royals forward Vladimir Bobylev.
Here's HockeyProspect.com on Bobylev:
June 25 2016 09:55AM
The Leafs continue to spread out their selections, drafting defenceman Keaton Middleton with the 101st overall pick.
June 25 2016 09:39AM
Toronto has already taken one prospect in this draft who was passed over in years previous, and now they've done it again by taking Adam Brooks with the 92nd overall pick. Brooks played for the Regina Pats of the WHL this past season, scoring 120 points in 72 games.