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Winnipeg Jets Draft Johnathan Kovacevic 74th Overall

With the 74th overall selection in the 2017 NHL Draft, the Jets select Defenseman Johnathan Kovacevic from Merrimack College in Hockey East.

Kovacevic, 19, is a native of Niagara Falls, Ontario, and is a right shot defenseman. The 6’4″, 208lb d-man put up 19 points (3 goals, 16 assists) for Merrimack last season.  He was ranked 155th among North American skaters by NHL Central Scouting.

 

Season Team League GP G A TP PIM Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
 2012-2013 Niagara Falls Rivermen Mn Mdgt SCTAMM 40 2 11 13 22 |
 2013-2014 The Hill Academy U16 Prep Midget 66 5 23 28 |
 2014-2015 Ottawa Jr. Senators CCHL 52 5 14 19 20 | Playoffs 10 0 3 3 6
 2015-2016 Ottawa Jr. Senators CCHL 21 2 8 10 6 |
Hawkesbury Hawks CCHL 30 6 20 26 21 | Playoffs 10 0 7 7 10
 2016-2017 Merrimack College NCAA 36 3 16 19 30 |