MENU

KNIGHTS COMPLETE 2019 CHL IMPORT DRAFT

The London Knights have completed their selections in the 2019 CHL Import Draft.  After Victoriaville passed on their first-round selection, the Knights ended up selecting 55th overall.

 

With the 55th overall selection, the Knights picked defenseman, Kirill Steklov.  The 2002 born defender will be heading into his first NHL Entry Draft eligible season.  Playing for Podolsk Vityaz U17, in the MJU17 league totaled 12 points in 22 games played.

 

“We’re very excited to welcome Kirill to London,” said Knights General Manager, Mark Hunter.  “Welcoming an import player is always an exciting process, both for the team and the player.  As a puck moving, offensively gifted defenseman, we look forward to the abilities that Kirill will bring to our organization for the upcoming season.”

 

The Knights then passed on their second pick in order to protect Minnesota Wild prospect, Matvey Guskov, taken in the 2018 CHL Import Draft.

 

Kirill Steklov

Defence
Born: March 3, 2002 – Tallinn, Estonia (Russian Nationality)
Height – 6.04 Weight 181lbs
Season Team League GP G A PTS
2018-19 Podolsk Vityaz U17 MJU17 22 1 11 12
More News
FOUDY AND MCMICHAEL INVITED TO TEAM CANADA WORLD JUNIOR SELECTION CAMP
1 day ago
OVERTIME WIN IN THE SOO PUSHES WIN STREAK TO 7
3 days ago
POTN - Antonio With the Speed, Stranges with the Finish
4 days ago
ROAD WIN PUTS KNIGHTS ON TOP OF THE WEST
4 days ago
BUSY WEEKEND BEGINS WITH HOME WIN OVER SPITS
5 days ago
2019 LONDON KNIGHTS SKILLS COMPETITION POWERED BY START.CA RESULTS
1 week ago