February 4th, 2015

Austin Wallace

2015-02-04

Crazy saves, streaks and Jevpalovs…

 

 

Life, school and an annoyingly good Butler have been occupying a ton of my time, but this will be the sixth week of consistent ramblings and the show will go on.

 

Nicolaj Ehlers is having a historic season, and currently has a 25 game point streak going on. 59 points in 25 games. That is pretty great, and the Jets are thanking the Canucks every night for taking Virtanen and leaving them such a special prospect. Don’t get me wrong, it is way too early to predict those two players’ NHL careers, but I don’t think too many people would take Virtanen (who has 37 points in 29 games, but has been doing better lately) at #6 if we held a redraft tomorrow.

 

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Tell me who the top scoring defenseman was for last year’s World Junior’s. Didn’t think you could.

 

It was Matt Grzelcyk, who is having a solid, unspectacular season in the NCAA. Despite being a higher draft pick with a similar skillset to