Thread: Prospect Info: Leafs Morgan Rielly discussion.
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10-23-2012, 08:30 PM
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Originally Posted by Action Jackson View Post
Rielly going ahead of Yakupov... the media says something stupid to get more viewers and all the leafs fans with their blue and white goggles on take it to heart. Kid's going to be a stud, but Yakupov is top flight talent. What Burke did was simple, draft the best player available at the time.
I thought the same thing about Burke blowing smoke again. But I realized that alot of WHL scouts not related to Leafs organization have admitted Reilly would have pushed for #1 spot with Yakupov. This is not just one WHL scout. IT was several. People are very high on this player.

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