Wright says he ‘deserves’ to be No. 1 pick by Canadiens in 2022 NHL Draft

Shane Wright said he deserves to be the No. 1 pick in the 2022 Upper Deck NHL Draft. “It’s definitely really important to me,” Wright told TSN.ca on Wednesday. “I think that based on all the work this past year and in my past as well, I think that I deserve to be the first … Read more

Mock 2022 NHL Draft: Wright to Canadiens at No. 1; Devils take Slafkovsky

The Montreal Canadiens won the 2022 NHL Draft Lottery and the No. 1 pick of the 2022 NHL Draft on May 10. NHL.com writers Adam Kimelman and Mike G. Morreale agree the Canadiens will use that pick on center Shane Wright from Kingston of the Ontario Hockey League. Their opinions vary widely on what could … Read more

Wright, Slafkovsky top Central Scouting final 2022 NHL Draft rankings

Central Scouting on Thursday revealed its final list of the top North American skaters and goalies, and the top International skaters and goalies. Left wing Juraj Slafkovsky of TPS of Liiga, Finland’s top professional league, is No. 1 among International skaters. Central Scouting conducted its final meetings with a five-day in-person meeting in Toronto in … Read more