The 2013 NHL draft will feature one of the largest numbers of elite prospects in several years. There are a number of young players projected to be first-round picks who could be starring in the NHL in the next year or two.
Teams selecting in the first few spots will be getting excellent young players.
While some organizations tend to select the best player available, most organizations have to fill specific needs to increase their organizational depth.
The following NHL mock draft will feature each team’s biggest need versus the best player available.