Future Considerations

FC’s 2011 NHL Entry Draft Mock (10-1)
February 21, 2011, 3:59 pm
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From Dan Stewart:

A time honoured tradition that goes hand-in-hand with the NHL Entry Draft is the mock.

While draft rankings are a good way for fans to determine the skill level a specific draft crop has, a draft never goes down like the rankings predict because of variables such as specific team needs, a difference of opinion on a prospects potential and an organization’s draft tendencies which they give significant weight to in making their lists.

FC’s first mock draft of the year uses a glimpse at current standings as well as some projection as to where teams will finish in the drafting order to figure out placing. Also taken into consideration is what each team needs to add to their organizations prospect pool in terms of talent and positional needs. Continue reading