The Nashville Predators second selection of the 2015 NHL Draft is yet another forward. They’ve taken River Falls, Wisconsin native Thomas Novak with the eighty-fifth overall selection.
Novak is a product of the St. Thomas Academy where he played for three-years before playing with the Waterloo Black Hawks of the USHL last season. He scored 48 points (14 goals, 34 assists) in 46 games to go along with 12 penalty minutes and a plus/minus rating of +14. He is committed to the University of Minnesota next season at turned 18-years old in late-April.