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The 18-year-old defenseman has been picked in the 4th round (110th overall) of the 2021 NHL Entry Draft.

Youngster of HC Lugano gets selected by the Philadelphia Flyers

Brian Zanetti was slated to play for the Peterborough Petes in the 2020-21 season, but, due to the OHL season being canceled, he stayed in Switzerland and continued to play for HC Lugano. He will, however, play in the OHL this season, as he confirms to Bill Meltzer (

Zanetti is a product of HC Lugano's organization and recorded nine goals and 20 assists in 41 games for their U20 team last season. He also suited up for Switzerland's U18 national team at the World Championship.

( 24 July 2021 | mso* | Report an error )