The 2020 NHL Draft will be October 9 & 10, conducted remotely. The Calgary Flames have a first-round selection and will pick 19th overall. In advance of the draft, we’ll be looking at some contenders to be selected at 19th.
Next up? The Wisconsin Badgers power forward that can flash some bonus flair, southern Alberta product Dylan Holloway.
Hailing from Bragg Creek, Alberta, Holloway burned 1/16th of a tank of gas and motored to Calgary to play U15 hockey for the Jr. Flames program—if the (professional) Flames draft him, cue a million melted hearts from the homegrown connection—before logging some astronomical numbers in the Alberta Junior Hockey League for the Okotoks Oilers that attracted the attention of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s infamous Big-10 Division 1 NCAA squad.