Starting from the top of last season's standings, it is time for OHL Burning Questions. For your consideration, the North Bay Battalion.
Last season went like — A honeymoon that seemed wonderful even though airline lost a bag on the flight home? The Battalion was hovering around .500 after an overtime loss in Ottawa on the first Saturday of 2014. Then it won 20 of its final 29 games to outpace rival Sudbury for the No. 2 playoff seed. It got more resolute and hard to play against as the playoffs unfolded, but just couldn't contain Guelph for a full 60 minutes during three close losses in the OHL final.
2013-14, by the numbers — 38-24-4-2, .603 point pct., 215 GF/187 GA. Second playoff seed, Eastern Conference. Lost 4-1 to Guelph in OHL final.
Drafted — D Kyle Wood (Colorado Avalanche, third round), RW Mike Adamio (Los Angeles Kings, third), C Nick Paul (Ottawa Senators, fourth*) D Miles Liberati (Vancouver Canucks, seventh).
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