With the 25th overall pick – which was actually 24th with Cape Breton passing – the Sea Dogs selected 6’5”, 213 lbs defenseman Oliver Felixson.
Felixson, from Finland, recorded 10 goals and 27 assists in 44 games with the HIFK under-18 team last season. He also had an assist in three games with the under-20 squad.
At the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, Felixson had two assists in six games.
The 17-year-old is eligible for the 2016 NHL Draft.