Mooseheads' Drouin making his case as a top prospect
It would be difficult to call Jonathan Drouin a draft year surprise. After all, he was selected second only to Nathan MacKinnon in the 2011 QMJHL Draft for a reason. He then went on to serve notice of his abilities with a strong rookie debut, including a magical playoff run alongside MacKinnon and the rest of the Halifax Mooseheads. He followed up that performance by helping Team Canada win their fifth consecutive gold medal at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament this summer.
So if anyone thinks Drouin has come out of nowhere, they simply were not paying attention to begin with.… read more