NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 18: A New Jersey Devils fan donates toys during the annual Toys For Tots night in conjuction with the United States Marine Corps prior to the game between the Ottawa Senators and the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 18, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/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