Quick Strikes: Nolan Foote joins his brother Cal as the Lightning first-round pick

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Quick Strikes: Nolan Foote joins his brother Cal as the Lightning first-round pick
Quick Strikes: Nolan Foote joins his brother Cal as the Lightning first-round pick

The Bolts The main event of Friday was clearly the first round of 2019 NHL Entry Draft. This year the Tampa Bay Lightning had the 27th overall pick and Geo discussed why it could have been worth it to trade the first round selection [Raw Charge] Once you start getting towards the end of the first round, the difference between players becomes smaller and smaller. There is a very steep drop off that goes from the top two or three players, then through the top 10 and top 20. Once you get around pick 20, the value curve flattens out greatly. Draft boards also tend to be set up into tiers. In reality, the Lightning decided to retain their pick and for the 27th overall pick selected left winger Nolan

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