It’s never too early to count your Toronto first-round draft pick before it hatches.
Really greedy Bruins fans are hoping the Maple Leafs collapse enough to give the Bruins a top-three pick. That might be unrealistic, but more likely is a top-five selection. Either way, the Bruins are going to be eyeing all the top prospects between now and June 2011.
Over at NYI Point Blank, Chris Botta has posted a video chat he had with the director NHL Central Scouting Services E.J. McGuire. Take a look:
The key point from McGuire: there is no clear-cut No. 1 right now.