The 2013 NHL draft is just six days away, and speculation continues to run rampant about what teams will do in the days leading up to the draft and then on draft day itself.
But the asking price for Ryan, and any other attractive trade targets, will require a package that likely would have to include Philadelphia's first-round pick (11th overall). The Flyers have needs, particularly on defense, that must be addressed this offseason, and this draft is already being projected as one of the deepest in recent memory. With that, it seems hard to imagine the club parting with its first-round selection.
Here's a final look at the five best options for the Orange and Black in the first round.