Each day as we get closer to the June 24 NHL Entry Draft in St. Paul, MN, the Islanders Draft Central will update with a new North American and European player profile. Below, each of the top 30 North American and European prospects will be listed.
Isles Scout Tim MacLean On Shane Prince - Prince is a very skilled player who was on one of the most dangerous lines in the OHL in Ottawa. He has very good quickness and agility to go with strong offensive instincts. He has good vision and is a creative player. He is a small guy who needs to get much stronger and show more willingness to play in traffic.
Isles Scout Vellu Kautonen On Sergei Barbashev - Barbashev is an energetic player who likes to play physical. He has pretty good hockey sense and moves the puck well.