Originally written on The Hockey Guys  |  Last updated 8/8/13
By @jsaquella Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports After watching the Flyers behind the scene webcast of their pre-draft preparation, I have a few observations. The general feeling I got was that we didn’t get the whole show. Of course, I didn’t go in expecting that, considering the running time was under ten minutes. It was interesting, regardless. I enjoyed the roundtable conversations between Chris Pryor and the various scouts. I enjoyed watching the interactions between the various scouts and it did a good job illustrating the GM’s role in the draft, where he is dependent on the scouts to really flesh out the various prospects. I really liked Mark Greig’s explanation of how they handled the scouting, where several scouts would view the various players and get more than one view of a player. Obviously the guy who saw a player the most would have the biggest impact, but getting a second opinion could sway the view of the team. The Flyers draft board was interesting, as well. It seemed t...
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