On Wednesday, Leon Draisaitl signed an eight-year, $68-million contract extension, which will see him partner with Connor McDavid for the maximum term in Edmonton.
Perhaps it is because Connor McDavid was selected right before him in the 2015 NHL Draft. Or maybe because he plays out of the spotlight for a Sabres team which has not reached the playoffs the past six years. Or maybe it's because he missed the first two months after injuring his ankle right before
My first reaction when I saw Adam Larsson's name on our prospect ranking list was “How the hell is he still under 25?” One quick google, and I realized it was true. The big, bearded blueliner is the same age as Nuge. Even though the former dishes out crosschecks like he was raised in the original