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Monday, 06.11.2007 / 9:56 PM MT / Features
By Chad Lynch
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As the Phoenix Coyotes prepare for the upcoming 2007 NHL Entry Draft, will begin daily ‘scouting reports,’ looking at a three potential draftees in a new feature titled: “Coyotes Draft Preview.”

In this installment of “Coyotes Draft Preview”, takes a closer look at the 11th, 12th and 13th ranked North American Skaters, as compiled by Central Scouting’s Final Rankings.

Central Scouting Highlight Video: 300K / 700K
League: High School - Minnesota (HIGH-MN)
Team: Cretin-Derham
D.O.B: June, 13, 1989
Height: 6' 1”
Weight: 200 lbs.
Position: Defense
Shoots Left
Ranked: 11th among North American Skaters

Notes: As a high school senior, scored 33 points (10 goals, 23 assists) in 23 games last season...recipient of the Mr. Hockey Award, given annually to a Minnesota High School Hockey Player...will attend the University of Wisconsin in the Fall...played for the U.S. Under-18 Team at the World Junior Cup in August...named to the AP First All-State Team in 2007...played for the U.S. Under-18 Team at the World Championships in Finland...presidential honor roll student and national honor society member.

Central Scouting Highlight Video: 300K / 700K
League: High School - Connecticut
Team: Westminister
D.O.B: September 12, 1989
Height: 6' 3”
Weight: 195 lbs.
Position: Defense
Shoots: Left
Ranked: 12th among North American Skaters

Notes: Scored 20 points (8 goals, 12 assists) in 25 games last season...will attend Boston College in the Fall of 2008...member of Team USA for the 2006 Under-18 Jr. World Cup...member of Team USA for the 2007 Under-18 World Championship.

Central Scouting Highlight Video: 300K / 700K
League: Ontario Hockey League (OHL)
Team: Mississauga IceDogs
D.O.B: November 24, 1988
Height: 5' 9”
Weight: 170 lbs.
Position: Right Wing
Shoots: Right
Ranked: 13th among North American Skaters

Notes: Last season, posted 75 points (43 goals, 32 assists) in 64 games with the IceDogs...was Mississauga's fifth round pick (97th overall) in the 2004 OHL Priority Selection...voted to the 2007 CHL Top Prospects Game in Quebec City...voted to the 2007 OHL All-Star Game in Saginaw.

Monday, June 11th - North American Skaters (#8, #9, #10)
Sunday, June 10th - North American Skaters (#5, #6, #7)
Saturday, June 9th - North American Skaters (#1, #2, #3)
Friday, June 8th - European Goaltenders
Thursday, June 7th - North American Goaltenders is the official Web site of the Arizona Coyotes. The Arizona Coyotes and are trademarks of IceArizona Hockey Co LLC, NHL, NHL Shield, the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup and NHL Conference logos are registered trademarks of the National Hockey League. All NHL Logos and marks NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 2015 The Arizona Coyotes and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved. Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | AdChoices | Contact Us