He’s done all he can at the junior level. The NHL awaits. Even though Tampa’s top-six is crowded, Drouin has gamebreaking skill.
Phoenix doesn’t have an ultraskilled forward like Domi, so there’s a spot for him. His short frame is tough to defend.
The skilled Swede has stated his intention to come over and fight for a job. And given how highly the Jackets regard him, the NHL is a good bet.
The type of big, talented center every team craves, Draisaitl is a late birthday, so he can jump straight from the draft and bring a little experience, too.
The ‘Johnny Hockey’ show made a one-game debut last season. Devastatingly skilled and speedy, Gaudreau brings big talent in a small package.