MONTREAL, QC - DECEMBER 10: Assistant Coach Jean-Jacques Daigneault of the Montreal Canadiens, looks on from the bench before the game against the Los Angeles Kings during the NHL game on December 10, 2013 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Francois Lacasse/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