In the last three years, 7 players were selected directly from the AJHL in the NHL Entry Draft with an AJHL player chosen in the 1st round of both 2017 and 2018.
A total of 90 players have been selected in the NHL Entry Draft directly from the AJHL and 23 AJHL Alumni have gone on to win the Stanley Cup.
The AJHL continues to be the premier developmental league in Canada for student-athletes striving to capitalize on their athletic and academic abilities. Each season, over 300 AJHL Alumni compete on College and University teams across North America
Junior A teams are considered amateur by the NCAA, thus players intending to go to American universities tend to choose this route rather than play in the CHL. A total of 90 players on AJHL rosters in 2018-19 were committed to a College or University team.
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