Pats Sign 2017 CHL Import Draft Picks
The Regina Pats Hockey Club is pleased to announce they have signed both 2017 CHL Import Draft Picks, defenceman Egor Zamula and forward Emil Oksanen, to Standard WHL Player Agreements.
The Pats selected Zamula in the first round, 60th overall in the 2017 CHL Import Draft.
The product of Chelyabinsk scored three goals and had 23 assists in 36 games with Metallurg Magnitogorsk U17 in 2016/17.
Zamula is entering his 17-year-old season.
Regina selected Oksanen in the second round of the 2017 CHL Import Draft, 120th overall.
The 19-year-old played professionally with Espoo United of the Mestis League in 2016/17. He scored 13 goals and had six assists in 48 games.
Oksanen stands 6’1” and weighs 189 lbs, he won a gold medal at the 2016 Under-18 World Championships with Team Finland.