The gifted winger dominated in the KHL (31 points in 31 games for St. Petersburg SKA this fall) and should be a top 6 forward for the very deep Blues.
Rangers C, 21
He has a major league shot—and with Rick Nash drawing defenders, the speedy Kreider should have more room to work, especially off the rush.
Flames LW, 20
Calgary is starving for offense, and the skilled Swiss forward should deliver. He is nifty in tight areas and dominated junior hockey last year with 94 points in 47 games for the Portland Winterhawks of the WHL.
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