Leafs Hidden Gem Leaves Russia to Join the Team in Toronto

Published June 25, 2023 at 7:45 PM
BY AARON
     
The Maple Leafs may not have the best prospect cupboard in the world, but they do have some amazing gems.

Ovchinikov Coming to North America



The Maple Leafs have had a hidden gem stowed away in Russia since they draft Dmitri Ovchinikov.

The fifth rounder shined in the KHL this season, and could make the NHL as soon as next season.



A Perfect Fit in Toronto's Bottom Six



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He's certainly not big, but he plays with good physicality. He could definitely become a fun bottom-sixer very soon.

As Read on The Hockey News - Maple Leafs Prospect Ovchinnikov to Play in North America This Season
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