1. Cam Ward, Carolina, G (Team Staal)
2. Steven Stamkos, Tampa Bay, C (Team Lidstrom
won the puck flip and just as I suspected he went with his buddy
"With the first pick in the NHL Fantasy Draft," Staal says, "I'm going to take my boy, Cam Ward
Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward
told James Duthie from TSN that he must have been the best player available.
This isn't surprising, and I'll just have to say here and now that I had this pegged in our Mock Draft III when I was playing the role of Team Staal.
, who admitted that there is pressure involved in this, went with the safe bet and chose the NHL's leading scorer Steven Stamkos
. Lidstrom said that Marty St. Louis, his assistant captain, had a big say in it.