WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 23: Steve Oleksy #61 of the Washington Capitals warms up prior to the start of an NHL game against the Anaheim Ducks at Verizon Center on December 23, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/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