Newspaper article The Canadian Press

London Knights Take Gamble on Getting Columbus First-Round Pick Sonny Milano

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

London Knights Take Gamble on Getting Columbus First-Round Pick Sonny Milano

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Knights take gamble on Columbus prospect

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LONDON, Ont. - The London Knights have acquired the rights to Columbus Blue Jackets prospect Sonny Milano from the Flint Firebirds in exchange for a draft pick.

The initial price is a conditional 15th-round pick in the 2016 OHL Priority Selection but that jumps to a fourth-round pick in 2016 and second-round pick in 2019 if Milano plays for the Knights in one regular season or playoff game.

The 19-year-old winger is currently playing for the Lake Erie Monsters of the AHL after helping the U.S. to a bronze medal at the world juniors.

It was Milano's second trip to the world juniors. He also helped Team USA win gold at the under-18 world championships in 2014.

The Blue Jackets assigned Milano to Lake Erie in September. He has four goals and seven assists in 22 games with the Monsters. …

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