BOSTON, MA - NOVEMBER 17: Shawn Thornton #22 of the Boston Bruins fights for the puck against Vinny Prospal #22 of the Columbus Blue Jackets at the TD Garden on November 17, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via 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