The David Poile profile says that Poile likes a lot of draft picks in weak drafts. It matches well with his skills. In the Finley draft he STILL managed to get 4 guys who played in the NHL when it was really a miracle to get anything out of it.
NASHVILLE PREDATORS ACQUIRE A CONDITIONAL FIFTH-ROUND PICK FROM FLORIDA
- Send forward Michael Santorelli to the Panthers -
Nashville, Tenn. (August 5, 2010) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has acquired a conditional fifth-round pick in the 2011 Entry Draft in exchange for restricted free agent forward Michael Santorelli.
The Predators now have nine selections in next summer’s Entry Draft at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. In addition to Florida’s pick, and seven picks of its own, Nashville acquired a second-round pick from New Jersey in June.
Santorelli was a sixth-round choice of the Predators (178th overall) in the 2004 Draft.