Pop Zeus wrote:Cholowski was a stretch. You know you've burned your pick when your GM and Scouts don't even sound excited about him on draft day.
"Well, he can skate and the best thing is, we've got 6 years to develop him and by then everyone will forget we wasted our pick."
not entirely accurate.
"He was the next guy on our board," Wright said. "He's just a heckuva hockey player. He's got great mobility, he's a very good skater, he's got good puck skills, he can move pucks very well. He can jump into the rush, he can defend plays in all situations.
"He's an elite thinker," Wright said. "We think his hockey sense is very good. He's just a guy that can play in any position, late in a game, early in a game, never have to hide him because of size and skating ability.http://www.mlive.com/redwings/index.ssf ... ennis.html