are proud to select from Novosibirsk Siber of the KHL...
The Leafs are very excited to draft a player as skilled strong and fast as him. Tarasenko has the talent and the potential to have been taken in the top 2-3 and we think he will be a perfect fit on a 1st line with Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak.
With the Ninth Overall Pick in the 2010 Entry Draft,
the Atlanta Thrashers are proud to select from Prince George of the Western Hockey League
"Brett's a warrior." Don Waddell stated on the draft floor. "To go through what he went through this year and come back strong, he's the kind of player you go to war with. He's got the skill necessary to be an offensive weapon as a pro but it's his compete level that stays with you every time you watch him play."