DENVER, CO - FEBRUARY 28: Members of the Calgary Flames warm up by passing a soccer ball prior to facing the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center on February 28, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/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