Originally written June 21, 2012 on The Pensblog:
For the fourth straight year our good friend over at Faceoff Factor , Jesse Marshall sent over his draft preview. If you need to know anything about the draft, Faceoff-Factor should be your stop. You can read their in-depth player breakdowns here: Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3.   Here is Jesse's draft breakdown:   So for the fourth year in a row, the Pensblog has given us folks at Faceoff-Factor the courtesy of doing a little guest post on the draft. If you aren’t familiar with our work, we are NHL Draft nerds. This draft year is like the 1998 Red Wings. Essentially, assuming Yakupov goes first overall, anything can happen after that. Just for a little taste of how wild this thing is gonna be, look at how skewed the rankings are for just a few of the following players. Mikhail Grigorenko, probably the most polarizing player in this draft, he’s ranked 7 th by us, 4th by the Hockey Writers, 3rd by Central Scouting, and 20th by Craig B...
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