Jeff Marek joins the show to discuss how last weekend’s NHL entry draft unfolded, and share some stories from the green room. The topics include:
1:40 The Green Room
10:50 The hidden value of the Combine
22:10 Cale Makar, Miro Heiskanen, and drafting for need
26:50 Vegas’ haul in the 1st Round
29:00 The safe pick vs. the high upside pick
32:25 Quality players falling into the laps of smart teams
42:30 The pros and cons of using comparables
45:30 Drafting defensive defensemen and goalies in Round 1
53:55 Kailer Yamamoto and personal stories
57:00 Looking ahead to the 2018 draft
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