LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Willie Mitchell #33 of the Los Angeles Kings walks back to the dressing room after warming up prior to the game against the Colorado Avalanche at Staples Center on February 26, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/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