Yep, Schwartz went 14th overall and Tarasenko went 16th. Both are Top 5 pick talents. It's not like Grichuk going ahead of Trout.
We have little occasion to chat with assistant coaches. I think Berube filled in for Yeo once and the Chief was nearly as chatty as Mike -- who has been great.
Second round this year, then look out in '19 and '20. Maybe the Blues get some late help from their kids to make an '18 run, but the deeper runs are more likely to come later.
That would be a big hole. With Turris getting his deal, how many centers are going to be there? Other teams (Columbus right now, for instance) are pretty desperate for help in the middle. As we saw last year, life is tough if you are not deep down the middle.
I did see that. Getzlaf was the parking booth, right? Good stuff.
I'll say hamburger, yes. I'm a patty melt guy and that's a sandwich. Hot dog . . . it's own category, like a wrap.
Whew! That went fast. Lots of good stuff this week. See you next time.
No, because he has star potential. He went back to junior hockey, assumed a leadership role and just dominated his competition. When he does play here, he could be Top 6, not Top 9. He needed to improve his overall and he seems to be doing that too.