Quote Originally Posted by roenick View Post
I saw JAD play two out of three games in the Everett tournament over Labor Day. He is a man amongst boys in the junior ranks. He is a very good prospect. Not as big as I expected but very, very fast and hard on the puck. I fully expect him to stay with his junior team one more year and then be ready to compete at an NHL level. Fun to watch.
I really wish he would be eligible to play in the AHL all season. It's one of those things where, like Thomas Hickey, he may not be ready for the NHL but would benefit a lot more from playing in the AHL instead of staying in the WHL.