LW Hunter Shinkaruk - Medicine Hat Tigers, WHL (2013, 24th overall, Vancouver)
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10-25-2012, 01:54 AM
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Forward crop in WHL seems historically bad... I think Shinkaruk will be fine, think he will stay in the top 15-20. Compared him to Hishon/Boychuk before in terms of his draft journey before - two slick offensive players who are late birthdays and had big seasons the year before their draft year and then fell back down a bit on draft day from their initial ranking.
I mean I think he'll be fine. From what I've seen he looks better than Hishon and Boychuk...by quite a bit especially if drafted by the right team. But if this trend continues he's gonna lose ground to guys like Drouin, Lazar, Domi, among others.
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