WINNIPEG, MB - JANUARY 18: Matt Hendricks #23 of the Edmonton Oilers stretches during the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre on January 18, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Lance Thomson/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