Hockey analyst Bob McKenzie of TSN — Canada's ESPN — recently gave his mid-season stab at the first round of next summer's NHL draft and predicted Minnesota State freshman Tyler Pitlick to go 20th overall.
The list also included four WCHA recruits including No. 14 Nick Bjugstad (Minnesota), No. 18 Derek Fobort (North Dakota), No. 25 Brock Nelson (North Dakota) and No. 29 Jaden Schwartz (Colorado College).