By ranking groups of players in tiers based on over-all ability, readiness, and /or upside, each NHL team can get a road map as to who may be on the board at various slotting points.If a team is trading an established player than might involve picks or even the trading of picks, the GM and his staff want to know exactly how large the tier will be with that newly acquired draft slot.
A lot of fans... Read More »
Patrick Roy you all remember was a great goaltender.
Since then he has reinvented himself as a Quebec junior league coach.
My understanding is that the deal that Roy is brokering with the Avs and Sherman is one where he gets final say on any and all personal decisions in his starting line-ups, and final major league roster.
I would also think this trickles down to the type of players he will wa... Read More »