The Annual CHL Import Draft involving all member CHL teams began at 11 a.m. this morning.
With their first round selection (52nd overall), the Greyhounds selected RASMUS SANDIN from Brynas IF Jr.
This past season (2016-17), Sandin played in 36 games for Brynas IF J20 of the SuperElit league compiling 3 goals and 15 assists, good for 18 points.
He was also a member of the gold-medal winning Team Sweden at the 2016 World Under 17 Hockey Challenge where he notched 2 assists in 6 games played.
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Hometown: Uppsala, Sweden
Position: Right Defence
Weight: 180 lbs
ABOUT THE CHL IMPORT DRAFT
The two-round draft takes place annually online with the order of selection rotating through each of the CHL’s three leagues using an inverse order of final regular season standings within each league from the 2016-17 season.
Each team in the CHL is permitted to dress and play a maximum of two import players each season who are selected annually through the CHL Import Draft.
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