|Final Rank:||31||Midterm Rank:||17|
|Born:||October 6, 1989|
|Born in:||Edmonton, AB, CAN|
|Drafted:||2008: BUF (1st Round / 26th Overall)|
NHL Director of Central Scouting, E.J. McGuire
Outlook: "Getting bigger is not something within his control, he's done everything as far as his quickness and offensive development and now I think that it is just ready for him to show it at the next level."
"He's so, so fast. I think he's one of the toughest guys in the league to handle. He wants to score so bad on every shift and
You forget how good [Nieuwendyk] was. You hear the points and stuff and you almost forget until they kind of walk you through his career, and that was really cool for me. I might have felt it a little more than some of the other guys because he was one of my favorites growing up, but that was very cool and I'm honored to have been a part of it. I had chills the entire ceremony.