DETROIT - MARCH 26: Marek Zidlicky #3 of the Minnesota Wild gets tied up with Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings and he tries to get up off the ice during an NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on March 26, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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