COLUMBUS, OH - JANUARY 14: Former Columbus Blue Jackets player Tyler Wright drops the puck for Rick Nash #61 of the Columbus Blue Jackets and Nicklas Lidstrom #5 of the Detroit Red Wings on January 14, 2011 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/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