UNIONDALE, NY - JANUARY 23: Sidney Crosby #87 and Chris Kunitz #14 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrate Crosby's first period goal against the New York Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 23, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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