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Prospect Capsule: ISS Ranked 13-11

by Evan Sporer / Minnesota Wild

Leading up to the 2016 NHL Entry Draft, Wild.com will take a look at the top 30 ranked skaters according to the International Scouting Service. The Minnesota Wild owns the 15th pick in the first round, which will take place Friday, June 24 at First Niagara Center in Buffalo, N.Y.

Olli Juolevi, Defenseman

2015-16 Team: London Knights (Ontario Hockey League)
2015-16 Statistics:
57 games played, 9 goals, 33 assists, 42 points, 16 penalty minutes
Final ISS Ranking:
11
Mock Draft Projections:
NHL.com (8, 7); Hockey Prospect (6); ESPN (8); TSN (4); USA Today (7)
Scout Analysis:
“Juolevi is a smart, smooth skating, puck moving defenseman with excellent poise and composure. He displays elite hockey sense and instincts with and without the puck and plays in every situation.” – Dan Marr, Director of NHL Central

Clayton Keller, Forward

2015-16 Team: United States National Development Team (United States Hockey League)
2015-16 Statistics:
62 games played, 37 goals 70 points, 107 points, 40 penalty minutes
Final ISS Ranking:
12
Mock Draft Projections:
NHL.com (11, 14); Hockey Prospect (9); ESPN (11); TSN (11); USA Today (13)

Michael McLeod, Forward

2015-16 Team: Mississauga Steelheads (Ontario Hockey League)
2015-16 Statistics:
57 games played, 21 goals, 40 assists, 61 points, 71 penalty minutes
Final ISS Ranking:
13
Mock Draft Projections:
NHL.com (14, 13); Hockey Prospect (19); ESPN (15); TSN (13); USA Today (16)
Scout Analysis:
"He has great quickness and speed, is smart and skilled but also very reliable. A coach can put him out in any situation and feel comfortable. His speed allows him to create offense off the rush, making him very difficult to defend." – Dan Marr, Director of NHL Central

Key: NR – Not Ranked; NHL.com has two mock drafts, completed by Adam Kimelman and Mike G. Morreale. Their respective predictions appear in that order.

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