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Saginaw Spirit Captain Josh Bloom is Buffalo's Lone OHL Prospect

Tony Ferrari and Brock Otten discuss Josh Bloom's hockey future as the Buffalo Sabres prospect develops his skills in the OHL.
Josh Bloom

Tony Ferrari and Brock Otten broke down left winger Josh Bloom's hockey future on the Oct. 28 episode of The Hockey News On The 'O' Podcast.

The Buffalo Sabres prospect is the captain of the OHL's Saginaw Spirit. Buffalo drafted Bloom 95th overall in the 2021 NHL draft and signed an entry-level contract in April 2022.

So far, Bloom has five goals and 12 points in 15 games this OHL season. The hosts said Bloom is a safe player who can fit into a third-line role in the NHL, but what does he excel at the most?

Here are more podcasts from the past week:

- The Hockey News Podcast: Should the Maple Leafs Panic?

- The Hockey News On The 'A': Sabres Prospects in AHL Rochester (Team profile: Buffalo Sabres)

- The Hockey News On The 'Dub': Bedard the Star and the Dallas Stars (Team profile: Dallas Stars)

- The Hockey News On The 'Q': Jordan Dumais and Flames Prospects (Team profile: Calgary Flames)

- The Hockey News American Pipeline Podcast: Devils Prospects, Fantilli and More (Team profile: New Jersey Devils)

- The Hockey News On The 'O': Red Wings Prospects and U-17s (Team profile: Detroit Red Wings)

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