CALGARY, AB - DECEMBER 12: Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames knocks over a pile of pucks before the warmup against the Carolina Hurricanes at Scotiabank Saddledome on December 12, 2013 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Terence Leung/NHL 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