Video: 2013 NHL Combine - Seth Jones and Jonathan Drouin
With the 2012-13 CHL season now officially in the books, attention has turned to the 2013 NHL Draft that takes place on June 30th in Newark, NJ. As it happens, the players generally considered to be the top 3 prospects for this draft – Portland Winterhawks defenseman Seth Jones, and Halifax Mooseheads forwards Nathan MacKinnon and Jonathan Drouin – all happen to be players that competed in the CHL this past season.
Both Jones and MacKinnon were considered top prospects coming into the 2012-13 season, so their presence at the top is not all that surprising. The two have both been ranked first overall for stretches of the season, MacKinnon for the first few months, and Jones in the months following his strong performance at the 2013 U20 World Juniors.… read more