Thread: Prospect Info: 2011 NHL Draft
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04-24-2011, 12:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Vagrant View Post

But again, it's all conjecture. JR may be so cocky after the Skinner pick that he tries to pull another rabbit out of his hat on draft day and ends up cocking the pick. I would actually say we're somewhat overdue for a first or second round goaltender selection if there were any worthy of slot merit.
First round there aren't any that are even close.

But the second round, there's a ton that should get consideration from our scouts IMO: John Gibson (US U-18), Chris Gibson (Chicoutimi), Samu Perhonen (Finland), Magnus Hellberg (Sweden). I think we're overdue to take a shot at another dman as well, and ther are plenty of them around #12 worth looking at.

I'm fairly OK with JR keeping the pick and even taking a gamble with it. Gamble being more the Mark Scheifele, Jamie Oleksiak type picks. Please no Tyler Biggs unless it's in the 2nd round.

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