National Hockey League

National Hockey League Draft Profile
Scott Laughton
TeamPhiladelphia
Round1
Selection20 (20 overall)
PositionCenter
Previous TeamOshawa (OHL)
DOB5/30/1994
Height6-1
Weight177
Notes: Canadian centerman is the 28th-ranked North American skater by NHL Central Scouting...Turned in a strong season for Oshawa of the OHL in 2011-12, posting 21 goals and 53 points in 64 games...Represented Team Canada at the 2011 U-18 World Junior Championship and scored the game-winning goal in the Gold Medal Game...Is not considered to be a dynamic offensive player, but the undersized forward plays a strong overall game...Laughton competed on Team Ontario's lacrosse squad in 2006 and 2008 and his father, Craig, also played lacrosse for Team Canada.

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