The newest NHL organization chose the young defenceman from Montreal’s list of exposed players.
2017 NHL Draft
After several seasons of development, we check back in with the prospects selected in 2017.
Two of the four WHL defencemen selected by Montreal in 2017 will not earn entry-level contracts.
The deal will begin next year. Primeau will join the AHL on a PTO.
The deal starts this season, meaning he will join the NHL team immediately.
Word was that the Habs were looking to make a trade, and sure enough, they did.
The Memorial Cup finalist will begin his professional career with the Laval Rocket.