Future Fish Friday: Jack Watson
This week’s Future Fish Friday features goaltender Jack Watson from the Toronto Red Wings Minor Midget AAA. From Toronto, Ont., Watson was drafted in the second round, 33rd overall in this years OHL Under-18 Priority Selection.
Weight: 172 lbs
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario
Previous Team: Toronto Red Wings Minor Midget AAA
In 33 games for the Toronto Red Wings, Watson posted a goals-against-average of 1.73. He also suited up for three games during the 2015-16 OHL Cup, posting a 2.95 GAA. When asked to describes his style of play, he says he is calm and positional, adding that he has no superstitions.
Get to know your Future Fish
Childhood hockey idol: Martin Brodeur
Favourite pre-game meal: Chicken
When they started hockey: First skated at age 3, switched to goalie at age 9
Favourite Movie: The Other Guys
Favourite NHL team: Toronto Maple Leafs