It’s been a whirlwind the last few days for the Colorado Avalanche’s first round draft pick from this year, 18-year-old Conner Bleackley.
The NHL draft was completed Saturday and there are now seven new additions to the Avalanche franchise.
Joe Sakic and Patrick Roy didn’t hesitate when they made a 17-year-old the top pick in the NHL draft. Not only will Nathan MacKinnon play for the Colorado Avalanche, he’s expected to produce.
Nathan MacKinnon gets a chance to carve out his own identity after the teenager was the first pick of the draft by the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday.
The Colorado Avalanche have selected center Nathan MacKinnon with the first pick of the NHL draft.
The Colorado Avalanche own the top pick in the NHL draft and a whole lot of options.
University of Denver sophomore Quentin Shore is hoping to hear his name called in next Sunday’s NHL draft.
“We accomplished the overall goal this weekend,” Avs director of amateur scouting Rick Pracey said.