As we approach single digits, we move into players who have established themselves as professional hockey players, save two. One of the two prospects ranking this high is Conner Bleackley, coming in at #12. Bleackley was the first round pick of the Avalanche in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Touted as a strong two-way center who possessed size, speed, and skill, Bleackley was a solid...
Conner Bleackley, C 6’0, 192 pounds Drafted in the first round by the Colorado Avalanche 23rd overall in 2014. Bleackley’s WHL career so far has been respectable, but it’s nowhere near the sheer domination of some of the players that were drafted after him. Bleackley currently has 137 points in 204 games in the WHL. […] The post Did the Avalanche make a mistake drafting Conner...
Colorado Avalanche development camp is underway and all of the young players you can imagine are in town to meet with their proud club. While there are no on-ice activities scheduled, the prospective skaters are still getting the professional hockey player treatment. Conner Bleackley, Colorado’s first round pick (23rd overall) at the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, managed to find some time...
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