If he can improve his skating, he can for sure be a steal. That kid got an extremely heavy shot..
I know he has been training extremely hard throughout the offseason. I was however shocked that he placed as high as he did in the V02 tests, especially after all I heard about him was how lazy, out of shape etc.. he was.
It goes to show that you have to look at the full picture and not just at that point. The people cough.. Bob Mackenzie, were basing this off watching him as soon as he got back from his concussion.