Even with the NHL on time out throughout the coronavirus pandemic, teams are still preparing ahead.
The Edmonton Oilers have not been playing games, however that does not imply they aren’t making relocations. The team revealed Saturday that it has actually signed 2019 draft choice Raphael Lavoie to an entry-level offer, getting another appealing possibility into the fold.
Lavoie, taken 38 th general by the Oilers, is coming off a split season in the QMJHL. The Chambly, Que., native acquired 82 points (38 objectives) in 55 games split in between the Halifax Mooseheads and Chicoutimi Sagueneens prior to the 3 leagues that comprise the CHL canceled the rest of their routine season previously today.
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The rapid 19- year-old forward has actually scored a minimum of 30 objectives in each of the last 3 seasons in the QMJHL. He likewise won gold with Canada at the 2020 World Juniors, signing up a set of helps in 7 games for the Red and White.