Today is the day that these young players have been dreaming of their entire life. To be drafted into the NHL. It is a magical day and I look forward to it every year. To see these young men as excited as they are when they hear their names announced. To see the elation and look of sheer pride and joy from their families. Then when they walk on stage, shake hands with Gary Bettman and he says "welcome to the NHL" is priceless.
Every once in a while you get a twit like Eric Lindros who refuses to wear