With their first pick in the 2011 NHL Entry draft, 15th overall, the New York Rangers selected centerman J.T. Miller.
One never knows what’s going to happen or how a player is going to turn out from the first round.
Will they turn out to be like Hall-of-Famer Brian Leetch (#9 overall in 1986) or will they be a Michael Stewart (#13 overall in 1990) who never played a single game in the NHL.
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WHALE MOURN THE PASSING OF EJ McGUIRE
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Was the Wolf Pack’s First Head Coach
HARTFORD, CT: The National Hockey League today announced the loss of Edward John “EJ” McGuire, who passed away after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 58.
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