COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 18: A Columbus Blue Jackets ice crew member clears the ice before the game between the Dallas Stars and Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena on October 18, 2011 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.
— Arizona Coyotes director of amateur scouting Tim Bernhardt regarding the coincidence that six of the organization's top prospects are sons of former NHL players