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03-19-2013, 12:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Broad Street Elite View Post
I think this is a big part of it. McK has been over-hyped for a long, long time (akin to what Connor McDavid is getting this year), so he really only had one direction to go: down. Has McKinnon proven to be worse than expected? I don't think so, but the hype train just arrived a little too early.

Both Drouin and McKinnon would go number 1 in many, many drafts over the last 20 or so years, so it's just one of those years where the talent pool is so deep.
100% agree. Mackinnon PPG went from 1.34 to 1.70 yet has dropped in rankings.

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