Winnipeg Jets organization reaping benefits from 2008 NHL Draft
Because the 2008 draft class produced so many big name stars, the other prospects that have yet to make the big show yet are often held to unrealistic standards, and written off as busts too soon. Zach Bogosian's future with the Jets/Thrashers franchise was in doubt at one point, and only in the 2011-12 season did he really show what the front office saw in him to take him third overall.
Though, it has been five years since the draft, and the futures of players are much clearer. Some, like Daultan Leveille, are inching closer and closer to the NHL.… read more