Seth Jones tops WHL prospect contingent for 2013 NHL Draft
At the 2012 NHL Draft in Minneapolis, it was well-known in advance that the Western Hockey League contingent consisted of five top defensemen.
This season, the script remains eerily similar from a WHL perspective. In terms of draft eligible rearguards, the ‘Dub appears to be top heavy again. Indeed, there are a trio of forwards in the mix, but defensemen will certainly rule the day early on during proceedings when the NHL convenes in New Jersey next June for the 2013 NHL Draft. There are also some notable prospects making big noise in the WHL this season after having been passed over once by NHL teams.… read more