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2013 CHL Top Prospects Game

HALIFAX, CANADA - JANUARY 16: Max Domi #8 of Team Orr skates while being defended by Samuel Morin #55 of Team Cherry during the CHL Top Prospects game at the Halifax Metro Centre on January 16, 2013 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Team Orr defeated Team Cherry 3-0. (Photo by Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images)

Fast-rising prospects in 2013 NHL Draft

June 28, 2013

If you're casually interested in the draft, you probably know MacKinnon, Jones, Drouin. If you've paid a little more attention, you might recognize the names Barkov, Monahan and Fucale.

But unless your team is picking in the top three, you might find yourself scratching your head when your GM announces the name of his first pick.

So instead of channeling your confusion into rage, get to know these prospects that have been picking up momentum in the weeks and months leading up to the draft.

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