NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 16: Fans of Colin Wilson #33 of the Nashville Predators try to get his attention with posters during warm ups against the Chicago Blackhawks at Bridgestone Arena on November 16, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/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