2013 NHL Draft - Top Prospects Visit The Empire State Building
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 27: Top NHL 2013 Draft prospect Jonathan Drouin is interviewed by the media on the observation deck at The Empire State Building on June 27, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images)
You don't see many. The [Drew] Doughtys, the [P.K.] Subbans, those are guys that create offense from the back and then on top of that ability, the size that he has. In the West you play against some pretty big players, and being able to clear the crease and contain the [Ryan] Getzlafs and the [Corey] Perrys and [Anze] Kopitars and players like that, we're excited about him going back there.
— Sharks general manager Doug Wilson on Brent Burns returning back to defense