The Nashville Predators' prospect system was ranked the No. 3 organization in the NHL by Hockey's Future, a website dedicated to monitoring and ranking hockey prospects. Hockey's Future noted that the organization has elite level prospects at forward, defense, and goaltender, along with solid depth at all three positions.
The St. Louis Blues were ranked the No. 1 organization, followed by the Montreal Canadiens at No. 2. The LA Kings (No. 4) and Columbus Blue Jackets (No. 5) rounded out the top five.
Hockey's Future ranked 2008 First Round pick Colin Wilson as the Preds top prospect, followed by fellow 2008 First Round pick Chet Pickard and 2007 First Round pick Jonathon Blum. Defenseman Cody Franson and forward Ryan Jones rounded out the organization's top-five prospects.