We are looking at the best group of junior forwards since the last NHL lockout in 2005.

Jonathan Huberdeau- QMJHL- FLA- natural leader who just wins
Ryan Nugent Hopkins- AHL- EDM- calder trophy finalist already plays like a superstar
Mark Scheifele- OHL- WPG- 21 goals in 26 games has plenty of finish
Ryan Strome- OHL- NYI- leading the OHL in points with 52
Ty Rattie- WHL- STL- dominant againt the Russians
Nathan MacKinnon- QMJHL- draft eligible 2013- probable #1 pick in this years draft
Boone Jenner- OHL- CLB- OHL leader in goals with 25 in 28 games
Mark McNeill- WHL- CHI- a 3 time player of the week in the WHL and leader of the PA Raiders
Tom Wilson- OHL- WAS- a banger who can skate, big ice shouldn't be a problem
Phillip Danault- QMJHL- CHI- character guy fits any role
Brett Ritchie-OHL- DAL- big man who can score was OHL player of the week OCT 29-NOV 4
Anthony Mantha- QMJHL- draft eligible 2013- the QMJHL leading goal scorer and son of former NHLer Moe Mantha