Originally written on Blue Seat Blogs  |  Last updated 6/1/12
He’s pretty good – as in, TSN prospect expert Craig Button compared him to Kings superstar defenseman Drew Doughty.  Schultz, 21 and originally drafted 43rd overall by Anaheim in 2008, starred at the University of Wisconsin, where he tallied 40 goals and 73 assists in 121 career games (by comparison, former Badger Ryan McDonagh posted 14 goals and 32 assists in 119 games).  He’s considered to have elite offensive skills and isn’t too shabby in his own end either.  The consensus seems to be that Schultz will be ready to step into an NHL lineup immediately and play a significant role.  (Highlights) Here’s what Badgers coach Mike Eaves had to say about what makes Schultz such a strong player: “It’s his vision. It’s his composure with the puck. It’s his puck skills,” Eaves said. “And the one thing that’s just a gift is his shot. He has the innate ability to get that puck to the net to allow for rebounds, tip-ins and goals. He’s got what we call a ‘smart shot.’ “He can bring
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