Ryan Rupert Signs With Leafs
Ryan Rupert has officially become a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs organization.
The London Knights forward has signed a three-year, entry level contract with the team. The deal was announced by the team on Thursday.
The 19-year-old Grand Bend native had 21 goals and 52 assists in 68 regular season games for the Knights in 2013-2014. He also had 54 penalty minutes and a +36 plus/minus rating.
Going into Thursday night’s game 4 of the OHL Western Conference semi-final series against Guelph, Rupert has tallied three goals and seven assists in this year’s playoffs.
Rupert was taken by the Leafs in the sixth round, 157th overall in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.