Pittsburgh has Drafted Forward Jaden Lindo in the Sixth Round


Jun 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; A general view of the arena floor before the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

The Pittsburgh Penguins have selected forward Jaden Lindo in the sixth round (173rd overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft.

Lindo, 18, played for the Owen Sound of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) last season, and is listed as a right wing with a right-handed shot – per Eliteprospects.com.

Lindo tweeted his current emotions.

In 40 games for the Sound this past season, Lindo recorded 18 points (9G, 9A) and skated to a minus-9 rating.