Marlies sign a pair of NCAA Free Agents

The only thing that tops the excitement of NCAA free agent season, is when those free agents get signed to AHL contracts, so hooooo doggy, is today an exciting day.

#Marlies sign a pair of captains – Gordie Green of Miami University and Bobby McMann of Colgate – to two-year AHL contracts. Both are forwards, both are 23. #Leafs
— Terry Koshan (@koshtorontosun) April 2, 2020
That’s right, two, count ’em, two NCAA players will be joining the Marlies/Growlers the next time hockey is played.
First up, we have Bobby McMann, a 6’1 center from Wainwright, Alberta. He’s played all four of his seasons at Colgate and is 23.
Year
School

GP
G
A
P
PIM
2016-17
 Colgate Univ.
NCAA
35
5
14
19
12
2017-18
 Colgate Univ.
NCAA
40
14
16
30
20
2018-19
 Colgate Univ. “A”
NCAA
36
8
15
23
32
2019-20
 Colgate Univ. “C”
NCAA
34
10
10
20
58
None of his numbers really speak to being NHL bound, but he’s got the potential to help out as system depth, and if a shortened offseason is anticipated, getting depth figured out now makes a lot of sense.
From Eliteprospects.com:
A big-bodied all-around forward that has good offensive instincts and excellent …

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Author: Jon Steitzer / The Leafs Nation

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