NEWARK, NJ - APRIL 04: Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals hits Eric Gelinas #22 of the New Jersey Devils into the boards during the first period at the Prudential Center on April 4, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (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