(October 21, 2011 — Source: Claus Andersen/Getty Images)
By Benjamin Woodward (@_BWoodward)
Player: Jared Knight
2011-’12 Team: London Knights (OHL)
Drafted: Second Round (32nd Overall), 2010
Vitals: 5’11”, 200 lbs., Age 20
Hometown: Battle Creek, Michigan
Camp Observations: Lost amongst the crazy hoopla surrounding former top-ten draft picks Tyler Seguin and Dougie Hamilton, Jared Knight has been the least-publicized piece to come to Boston as part of the infamous Phil Kessel trade back in September of 2009. The Battle Creek, Michigan native appeared in his third consecutive rookie development camp this summer after completing a successful four-year career with the Ontario Hockey League’s London Knights. Now, analysis of a rookie camp must obviously be taken with a grain of salt, as NHL success isn’t determined in scrimmages against a group of unproven youngsters. However, Jared Knight was without a doubt one of the handful of skaters that appeared to be ready fo...