96% play at least one hundred games
average top six player, top four defenseman
74% play 100 NHL games
average NHL regular
54% play 100 NHL games
average fringe to NHL regular
At the top of the draft every spot Dallas drops closer to number one makes a huge difference. The improvement of scouting, player conditioning and development has come a very long way since the mid 1990s. Teams don't miss near as often and the top six of this draft is supposed to be exceptional.