Three members of the Brandon Wheat Kings were among those named today in the NHL Central Scouting’s midterm ranking of the top prospects for the 2018 NHL Draft. Recently acquired players Luka Burzan and Chase Hartje were both listed at 89 & 181 respectively. Second year forward Cole Reinhardt came in at 164 in North America. Reinhardt has scored 11 goals and has 17 points in 43 games this season.
Other notables include defencemen Jett Woo (20th – Winnipeg, Man. / Moose Jaw Warriors) and defencemen Calen Addison (34th – Brandon, Man. / Lethbridge Hurricanes).
This years draft is scheduled for June 22-23 in Dallas, Texas. The full list can be found here.