DRAFT: Columbus Blue Jackets Select Goaltender Sergei Ivanov with the 138th Pick in the 2022 NHL Draft

By Coby Maeir on July 8, 2022 at 1:28 pm
Sergei Ivanov

The first trade of the draft for the Jackets came on day two.

The club traded their 2023 fifth-round pick to the San Jose Sharks in exchange for the 138th overall pick in this year's draft and used it to select Sergei Ivanov. Ivanov is a Russian goalie who played last season for the MHL's SKA St. Petersburg. In 26 regular-season games, he posted a record of 14-7-4, four shutouts, a GAA of 2.17, and a SV% of .928. In 16 playoff games, he posted a record of 12-1-2, two shutouts, a SV% of .931, and a GAA of 2.10.