The Philadelphia Flyers will be looking to rebuild this offseason and once again become an elite hockey franchise. The team will use this year's draft as a major step in the right direction.
With a number of issues to be addressed, team owner Ed Snider and general manager Paul Holmgren must decide on the main focal points when making their selections and improving the team. Luckily, according to an interview with the Philadelphia Inquirer's Sam Carchidi, Philadelphia's director of hockey operations, Chris Pryor, claimed this to be a very deep draft.
It's also apparent the Flyers could use help at all positions on the roster—some more important than others—to add depth and talent for seasons to come. And with a stacked draft class, here are the ideal draft picks for each of the Flyers' five biggest needs.