UND blueliner expected to go high in the NHL draft

June 22, 2012 at 1:50 am in Grand Forks Herald

Jordan Schmaltz didn’t follow the different NHL Draft rankings as they came out each month this winter. “I was worrying about my team, striving to win a championship,” he said. In the end, Schmaltz was successful in both endeavors. The UND defenseman recruit led the Green Bay Gamblers to a United States Hockey League title and, in turn, solidified himself as a top prospect for the NHL Draft, which begins with the first round tonight in Pittsburgh. Continue Reading