With the 2015 NHL draft set to get underway on Friday, BTN teamed up with some scouts to preview the top 10 prospects of the draft class.
It goes without saying that Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel are the top two talents in the draft, but there's room for debate beyond the two phenoms. Dylan Strome and Mitchell Marner seem to be the draft’s next best forwards while Noah Hanifin and Ivan Provorv are neck and neck for the top defenceman honour.
Here’s a look at BTN’s top 10 prospects of the 2015 draft class.
1. Connor McDavid, centre, Erie Otters (OHL) – The Newmarket, Ont., native needs no introduction, as he’s been hyped as the NHL’s next big superstar since he was in junior high. He has undoubtedly lived up to the heavy expectations laid on his shoulders throughout his three seasons in the OHL. He went out with a bang this past year, tallying 44 goals and 120 points in 47 games, helping the Otters make it to the league finals and capturing a gold medal with Team Canada at the worldRead More »from Previewing the 2015 NHL draft’s top 10 prospects