Tweet The Toronto Marlies are really Don Cherry’s dream team. The three top dogs behind the bench are all Ontario Hockey League grads. In front of them, there are an amazing fourteen players that played their junior hockey right in Toronto’s backyard, the OHL. A great number of these players are products of an improving […]
Tweet Jamie Devane Years in OHL: 4 (2008-09 to 2011-12) OHL Team(s): Plymouth Whalers OHL Priority Selection: 2007 Plymouth Whalers 7/130 NHL Draft: 2009 Toronto Maple Leafs 3/68 Current team: Toronto Marlies (AHL) Get all the 2012 Express Profiles in one handy PDF download!
Tweet Kenny Ryan Years in OHL: 2 (2009-10 to 2010-11) OHL Team(s): Windsor Spitfires OHL Priority Selection: n/a NHL Draft: 2009 Toronto Maple Leafs 2/50 Current team: Toronto Marlies (AHL)
Tweet Paul Ranger Years in OHL: 4 (2000-01 to 2003-04) OHL Team(s): Oshawa Generals OHL Priority Selection: 2000 Oshawa Generals 2/39 NHL Draft: 2002 Tampa Bay Lightning 6/183 Current team: Toronto Marlies (AHL)
Tweet Not long ago, Don Cherry was openly criticizing the Toronto Maple Leafs, specifically Brian Burke, because they had no Ontario born players on the team. Perhaps, Grapes should have looked a little deeper and into the Maple Leafs future. He would have seen an AHL affiliate stacked with Ontario Hockey League alumni. Granted, not all […]