Originally posted on The Predatorial  |  Last updated 7/2/13
With the 2013 NHL Draft 48 hours in the books and Free Agency closing in shortly here at the end of the week, Nashville’s already turning it’s wheels with players coming in and players going out. David Poile and company have already been hard at work meeting with the new prospects, preparing for next weeks development camp, sending out qualifying offers to current restricted free agents, and attempting to find help to boost a stagnant offensive core. All of that being said, it’s time to take a brief look at my thoughts on this year’s draft for the Predators, what I think about the recent news of non-qualified RFA’s, and possibilities for upcoming free agents: Seth Jones was a perfect fit for the Nashville Predators. Could the Predators have used one of the big three offensive prospects (MacKinnon, Barkov, Drouin)? Absolutely, there’s no question about that. However, with Colorado doing what they said they were going to do (take MacKinnon), Florida surprising everyone by taking Bar...
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