VANCOUVER, BC - JANUARY 18: Alexandre Burrows #14 of the Vancouver Canucks, playing his first game after recovering from a broken jaw, stretches in front of Shane O'Brien #55 of the Calgary Flames before their NHL game at Rogers Arena January 18, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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