SI.com Home SI Photos

Muir's Top 20 NHL Draft Prospects

Email
Print
Alex Galchenyuk
Text: Allan Muir
Photo: Claus Andersen/Getty Images

#3

Alex Galchenyuk

Center, Sarnia (OHL)

He comes with question marks -- a torn ACL limited him to just two regular season games -- but there's less uncertainty given how well ACL recoveries go these days. And there is so much upside with this kid. He has tremendous hockey sense, plays a reliable defensive game and is equally adept at playmaking as he is at finishing. He'll need another year or two in juniors to compensate for lost development time, but he's a good bet to mature into a top-six role.

To read Allan Muir's complete first round Mock Draft CLICK HERE

More Galleries

Most Recent: Most Popular: Related:
Facebook Twitter Mobile Podcast RSS Tablet Subscribe Get SI to Go using the following services
SI.com
Hot Topics: Sammy Watkins NFL Draft Rick Adelman NFL Questions Aaron Hernandez Donald Trump
TM & © 2014 Time Inc. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you. Read our privacy guidelines, your California privacy rights, and ad choices.
SI CoverRead All ArticlesBuy Cover Reprint