BUFFALO, NY - FEBRUARY 28: Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks looks up for the puck while teammate Justin Braun #61 defends against Zenon Konopka #24 of the Buffalo Sabres on February 28, 2014 at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images)
It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.
— Arizona Coyotes director of amateur scouting Tim Bernhardt regarding the coincidence that six of the organization's top prospects are sons of former NHL players