UNIONDALE, NY - MARCH 23: Evgeni Nabokov #20 of the New York Islanders walks to the ice for warm-ups prior to the gamae against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on March 23, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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