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Fantasy Summary

Tenacious forward with good hands around the net. Plays with energy and has enough skill to grow into a depth scorer at the NHL level.


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July 2022 – Robertson was selected by the Seattle Kraken in the fourth round with the 123rd overall pick of the 2022 NHL Draft. Nick Richard

June 2022 – Robertson showed promise in his first OHL season back in 2019-20 but didn’t play a single game in his first year of draft eligibility with the OHL season canceled due to the pandemic. Due in part to that, he went unselected in the 2021 draft but heads into the 2022 draft as one of the top overaged players available after potting 41 goals and 40 assists in 68 games with Peterborough this season.

Robertson is a hardworking forward who plays a straight-ahead style of hockey. He is a fine skater but his motor is unrelenting as he pressures opponents and hounds pucks on the forecheck. He has the ability to create turnovers and make opponents pay by quickly turning play up ice to create a chance for himself or a teammate. This is often evident on the penalty kill where Robertson proved to be a consistent scoring threat for the Petes this season. He doesn’t necessarily flash overwhelming skill or creativity as a playmaker but he can sco