Ten players with OHL connections are celebrating a gold medal win at 2020 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship.
Egor Afanasyev (Windsor Spitfires) and Nikita Okhotyuk (Ottawa 67’s) will represent Russia in a pair of games against Team OHL in November.
Just under half the players competing at Hockey Canada’s under-18 selection camp are coming from the Ontario Hockey League.
21 OHLers heading to development camp were selected in the first round of the OHL draft.
Michael Jordan is one of 30 former OHLers suiting up at the Olympics games in Pyeongchang.
A total of 19 current OHLers are taking part in the 2017 World Junior Hockey Championship in Toronto and Montreal, as well as three players who formerly suited up in the OHL.
Five former OHLers will suit up for Canada when it opens the Spengler Cup on Boxing Day