Erik Johnson to play for Minnesota
Johnson will be the first player ever to play a season of college hockey after being selected No. 1.
In other NHL related news, UND forwards Jonathan Toews and Chris Porter currently are participating in the Chicago Blackhawks' prospect camp. On Thursday, both players scored goals to help Team White to a 4-2 win.
The camp ends next week, and at that point, the Blackhawks will determine whether they want to sign Toews.