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REPORT - Canadiens Receive Bad News About Their Number-One Prospect


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September 17, 2022  (10:49)
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The Montreal Canadiens made a bold selection at this years past NHL draft, all fingers pointed to the projected first-overall pick Shane Wright to land in Montreal, as they held the first overall pick.

A quick shift in feelings changed for multiple NHL franchises that had a top-3 draft pick, that shift in feelings surrounded Shane Wright and a reported attitude issue with multiple NHL teams.
That attitude change held Shane Wright from being drafted within the first three picks, and the Canadiens drafting 6-foot 4 dominant Juraj Slafkovsky.
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Slafkovsky has gained over twenty pounds since being drafted, and weighs more than Alexander Ovechkin, and is top 5 in heaviest players in the NHL. Despite being a big bodied player, he is the first overall pick which draws a lot of attention to him.
Slafkovsky was named to the Canadiens prospect roster, where in game one, a Buffalo Sabres prospect attempted to blindside Juraj Slafkovsky with a big hit, the Sabres prospect found out Slaf is a brick wall and it did not end too well for him, and caused a fight.
Slaf seemed fine, but the day after receiving the hit, the Canadiens made a announcement...
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REPORT - Canadiens Receive Bad News About Their Number-One Prospect

Who would you have drafted first overall

Slafkovsky18556.4 %
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