The London Knights marked a big day ahead of the 2016/17 OHL season by announcing a player signing.
The club announced Saturday that they have signed 2015 15th-round draft pick Jacob Golden to a standard player’s agreement.
The 17-year-old defenceman spent last season with Upper Canada College of the Conference of Independent Schools Athletic Association. Golden, a native of Toronto, had previously committed to Harvard University.
Golden was picked 295th overall in 2015. He will wear 42 for London next season.
Meantime, Saturday marked the first day that individual tickets were made available for the 2016/17 season.
Tickets will be available for 34 regular season dates and two exhibition dates on Friday, September 2nd (vs. Sarnia) and Tuesday, September 13th (vs. Erie Otters).
Tickets start at $21. More info can be found here.