The CHL Import draft is underway and with the 13th overall pick the IceDogs have selected Swedish D-Man Timothy Liljegren. Liljegren stands 6'1" tall, weighing in at 191lbs and was Toronto's first round selection, 17th overall at last weekend's NHL entry draft.
The IceDogs pre-season schedule has been announced with four exhibition games beginning September 1st, featuring home games in both Thorold and Beamsville. Barrie and Kitchener will provide the opposition in preparation for the 2017-2018 regular season.
A second member of the IceDogs sees his NHL dream become a reality as Ben Jones is drafted by the Vegas Golden Knights. Jones was chosen in the 7th round, 189th overall by the expansion Golden Knights in the NHL entry draft.
Niagara Falls - 10pm |
Port Colborne, West St - Dusk |
St. Catharines, Lakeside Park - TBD |
Thorold, Battle of Beaverdams Park - 10:15pm |
Welland, Bridge 13 - 9:50pm |
Fort Erie, Lakeshore Rd. - 10:30pm |
Lincoln, Charles Daley Park - 10pm |
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Centennial Sports Park - 10pm |
Pelham, Harold Black Park - Dusk |