GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 07: Anders Nilsson #45 and Evgeni Nabokov #20 of the New York Islanders warm up prior to taking on the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on January 7, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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