Thread: Prospect Info: Colton Gilllies
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03-04-2011, 11:07 PM
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Originally Posted by saywut View Post
Uh, Darryl Sutter had a history of drafting/signing players based on bloodlines. Flames were picking 18th and we were picking 19th. Thompson obviously liked Gillies too much to not risk losing him.
It's the liking him that much to give up the pick and move up despite his skillset which boggles my mind, not their rationale.

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