ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 16: Kyle Palmieri #21 of the Anaheim Ducks slides the puck under the stick of goaltender Kari Lehtonen #32 of the Dallas Stars for a goal in the first period of Game One of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Honda Center on April 16, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/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