Canucks GM Mike Gillis has made no bones about wanting bigger, smarter players. He proved that last night with his first round selection of Belleville Bulls’ 6’2″ center Brendan Gaunce. Today, he continued with that theme with the selection of 3 forwards and 1 defenseman, all at least 6’1″ and 3 of them having committed to play for the University of Maine, Boston University and Yale. Round 2, 57th overall: Alexandre Mallet, C, Rimouski (6′ 1″, 194 lbs.) Photo credit: TVA Sports Undrafted last year and unranked this year, Mallet (@LaMalletos_21) is a physical overager who potted 34 goals and...
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Matt Lee profiles Vancouver Canucks’ 2012 NHL Entry Draft first round pick, Brendan Gaunce.
As NHL teams chart their futures and select their newest stars at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, we track your reactions in this version of The Draft According to Twitter. https://twitter.com/stevenfoster1/status/216317482997264384
Matt Lee muses about teams, prospects and picks at this Friday’s NHL Entry Draft.
J.J. Guerrero looks at five potential Canucks draft picks at this year’s NHL Entry Draft.