TORONTO, ON - NOVEMBER 21: James van Riemsdyk #21 of the Toronto Maple Leafs looks to shoot as Marek Mazanec #39 of the Nashville Predators defends the goal during NHL game action November 21, 2013 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Graig Abel/NHLI via Getty Images)
It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.
— Arizona Coyotes director of amateur scouting Tim Bernhardt regarding the coincidence that six of the organization's top prospects are sons of former NHL players