It'll take a few years to grade the 2011 NHL draft because the teenagers being picked tonight won't begin making an impact in the league right away. Some will return to the juniors, some will play in the minors, some will play college hockey. Only a few will crack the NHL in the next year or so.
But we can make make judgements about their attire right here, right now.
The Edmonton Oilers have made Ryan Nugent-Hopkins the top pick. Here he is signing an autograph just before the start of the draft. Never mind his suit for now, and never mind him. Sign up that giant kid!
Here are the sartorial winners and losers from St. Paul. We'll keep adding slides as the picks are announced.