Springfield, Illinois – The Springfield Jr. Blues, proud member of the North American Hockey League, are pleased to announce that Jack Williams (St. Louis, MO) remains on the NHL Central Scouting List for November.
Five NAHL players are currently on the NHL Central Scouting List, which lists 2019 draft eligible players in North America and Europe. Of those five players, three of them are within the Midwest Division; Jackson Jutting (Minnesota Magicians), Dennis Westergard (Kenai River Brown Bears), and Williams. They are accompanied by Joseph Foss (Odessa Jackalopes) and Nicklas Andrews (Brookings Blizzard) in representing the NAHL.
The NHL will release it’s midseason rankings in January and will release the final rankings in April. A total of 21 players have been drafted out of the NAHL in the last five drafts, including two last season. The 2019 NHL Draft will take place in Vancouver, British Columbia on June 21-22.