VANCOUVER, CANADA - DECEMBER 26: Mason Raymond #21 of the Vancouver Canucks knocks down Steve Staios #24 of the Edmonton Oilers with a hit along the side boards during the first period of NHL action on December 26, 2009 at General Motors Place in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Kim Stallknecht/NHLI via Getty Images)
He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.
— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft