Percy led all defensemen in the 2011 Memorial Cuo with four assists and was named to the Memorial Cup all-star team. Percy was ranked 53rd by NHL Central Scouting and was pegged by many experts as a second round pick so the Maple Leafs make a slight reach to grab Percy.
Percy becomes the 2nd Maple Leafs players to be selected in the first round of the NHL Draft.
Read more on Stuart Percy at our Toronto Maple Leafs blog, Pension Plan Puppets.
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