Brennan Othmann of Canada celebrates the 1-0 goal during the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship group stage game between Canada and Finland on August 15, 2022 in Edmonton.
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Fantasy Hockey Feature: Brennan Othmann's future as a multicategory asset

Brennan Othmann has had a strange development trajectory. Despite the path he has taken, he is currently one of the most intriguing forwards knocking on the door of the NHL. When he arrives, what exactly can we expect from him? Will he be a bruising power forward who can also score at an elite level? Or might he just be a fourth-line grinder? We’ll dig into those questions and much more.

Othmann was drafted 16th overall by the New York Rangers in 2021. 2021 was one of the drafts most significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. This was so true for Othmann that he had to go to Switzerland to play in his draft season because the OHL did not have a season. The only North American ice he saw in 2020-21 was at the Under 18 World Junior Championships.

The EP Rinkside team had Othmann rated as

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