ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 27: Corey Crawford #50 Sheldon Brookbank #17 and Jimmy Hayes #39 of the Chicago Blackhawks warm up before an NHL game against the St. Louis Blues on April 27, 2013 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/NHLI via 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