Welcome to NHL. Vitajte na NHL. Willkommen auf NHL. Bienvenido a NHL. After that, there's probably a group of players who can all shuffle around in any order, moving higher or lower in the draft. I think we're looking at rounds deep of really strong players before we finally reach a cutoff.
They think about heading out to games all over North America and, maybe even Europe, to watch hockey, evaluate young players and try to project their talents as they get older. Can anything be much better if you love the game? Probably not, and most veteran NHL scouts will agree.
The Edmonton Oilers hold five picks in the Draft, beginning with the 19th-overall selection. Stay tuned to EdmontonOilers. For Wright and his recruiters - stationed in various posts around the world where high-level amateur hockey is played, including North America and Europe - the task is to mine raw prospects that can evolve into future Oilers. We've done the majority of it, I would say 99 percent of our area list, with our individual guys through Zoom. The NHL season was unlike any other for amateur scouts as they experienced several obstacles in their effort to gather information.