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New York Islanders
RndPick Overall Team Player Pos Country Height Weight Amateur League Amateur Team
3162NYI Mark Katic DCAN5' 10"195OHLSarnia
31576NYI Jason Gregoire LCAN6' 1"196USHLLincoln
415106NYI Maxim Gratchev LRUS5' 11"196QMJHLRimouski
615166NYI Blake Kessel DUSA6' 2"205USHLWaterloo
715196NYI Simon Lacroix DCAN6' 2"172QMJHLShawinigan
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He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.

— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers