LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 01: Kyle Clifford #13 of the Los Angeles Kings and Antoine Vermette #50 of the Columbus Blue Jackets fall to the ice going after the puck during the first period at Staples Center on February 1, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/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