Domi to Knights? Maybe

QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 1:47 AM ET

Growing rumblings about the ultimate OHL destination of Max Domi - the highly talented son of ex-NHL tough guy Tie Domi - now involve the London Knights.

Domi, picked 8th overall by the Kingston Frontenacs in last week's OHL draft, is a skilled centre who had expressed interest in going to a U.S. college.

But the Knights, who picked right after Kingston in the draft, had interest in him and are likely in the mix for a potential deal to acquire him.

OHL teams can't trade a draft pick until August at the earliest.

Doug Gilmour, the Frontenacs GM, maintained on Wednesday he hopes Domi wears a Kingston uniform next season.

But he has also left the door open to trading Domi, a high-end centre who, according to his famous father, is not exactly a chip off the old block.

Tie Domi, though limited in skill, was a tough guy and fan favourite who played for several years with the Maple Leafs - becoming one of Toronto's best-known athletes.


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