2015 – 16 Memorial Cup Champions London Knights
Born: 2015-2016
Discipline: Hockey
Years Active: 2015-2016
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London Knights – 2015-16 Memorial Cup Champions

Team Honorees

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  • Tied with Erie Otters for top team in the Ontario Hockey League regular season with 105 points (51-14-0-3) but finished second based on tiebreaker
  • Defeated Owen Sound Attack in six games in first playoff round
  • Had 13 game undefeated playoff streak by sweeping Kitchener Rangers, Erie Otters and Niagara Ice Dogs, earning third OHL championship and fourth Memorial Cup appearance in previous five seasons
  • At 2016 Memorial Cup held in Red Deer, Alberta, the Knights dominated the round robin, winning 3 games and out-scoring their opponents by a combined score of 20-5
  • Defeated number-one ranked Rouyn-Noranda Huskies 3-2 in overtime, with Matthew Tkachuk scoring the game-winning goal, thus earning the Knights their 17th straight playoff win and second Memorial Cup championship
  • Six of the top ten scorers at the tournament were Knights while the top goalie was Knight Tyler Parsons
  • Fourteen members of this team were drafted by NHL teams in 2015 and 2016
  • Four members were first-round NHL draft picks in either 2015 or 2016
  • Three players (Tkachuk, Christian Dvorak, Mitch Marner) played in the NHL’s 2016-17 season

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