Buy viagra in uk When the New York Rangers make the 10th overall selection in the 2010 NHL Draft it will mark the highest draft pick they have since 2004 when they selected goaltender Al Montoya with the first of two first round draft picks. Buy viagra in uk The Blueshirts would later draft Lauri Korpikoski with the 19th pick. Buy viagra in uk The Montoya pick compounded their horrific mistake a year earlier when they drafted Hugh Jessiman 12th overall.

Buy viagra in uk In an April 18, buy viagra in uk 2010 USA Today article, buy viagra in uk Kyle Woodlief of Red Line report described the state of flux in the 2010 NHL Draft after Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin.

Buy viagra in uk “There’s a big dropoff after the top two, buy viagra in uk and that leads to some widely divergent opinions on the next tier of talent, buy viagra in uk” Woodlief wrote. Buy viagra in uk “Really, buy viagra in uk we can’t remember a year like this where no clear pecking order has been established this late in the season. Buy viagra in uk If you told us that the player ranked No. Buy viagra in uk 15 on our board would go third in June, buy viagra in uk and our No. Buy viagra in uk 3 ranked player would go at 15, buy viagra in uk it would be no shock at all.”

Buy viagra in uk Director of Player Personnel Gordie Clark spoke with reporters in a June 16 conference call and gave an indication of just how bunched this year’s Draft class at the top. Buy viagra in uk

Buy viagra in uk In response to a question about “A-rated” players in the Draft, buy viagra in uk Clark responded “For us I would think you’re right, buy viagra in uk sometimes there are four, buy viagra in uk five, buy viagra in uk maybe seven guys and then it falls off. Buy viagra in uk I would say that there are two guys [Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin] clearly better than everyone else and then depending on who you’re talking to … there is another 10 guys that you could probably throw a blanket over that each team would probably think a little bit differently but have the same 10 guys in a little bit different order.”

Buy viagra in uk With all of this flux, buy viagra in uk the Rangers brain trust will have to bring their “A” game so that they can be prepared with the twists and turns that might come this year. Buy viagra in uk Depending on how the Rangers draw up their draft chart, buy viagra in uk it is very possible that the team might be willing to move down in the first round in attempt to, buy viagra in uk at the very least, buy viagra in uk replace the third round draft pick that President/GM Glen Sather sent to the Los Angeles Kings last year in the Brian Boyle trade.

Buy viagra in uk “Those decisions really are (made on the floor). Buy viagra in uk We have talked to Glen (Sather), buy viagra in uk and that is who takes care of that once we get going, buy viagra in uk” Clark said during the conference call. Buy viagra in uk “We have always been up for trading up or trading back. Buy viagra in uk It will really depend on how the first five or six picks go.”

Buy viagra in uk The one position the Rangers do not need to address in the first round is defense. Buy viagra in uk The team has an abundance of young blueliners who are waiting for space to clear up at Madison Square Garden. Buy viagra in uk While I love the idea of drafting rugged physical defensive d-man Dylan McIlrath, buy viagra in uk I believe the Rangers need to seek out offensive firepower and address the need to find help to take some of the offensive load off of Marian Gaborik.

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Buy viagra in uk Alexander Burmistrov – C –THN: # 6—– McK: # 13 —– TSN: # 12
CS: # 11NA (Maxim Afinogenov) —– ISS: # 14 (Denis Savard)
The Russian teen alleviated a lot of fear about his future when he decided to come to North America and play for Barrie (OHL) where he averaged better than a point a game (22 goals and 43 assists in 63 games). Buy viagra in uk In describing Burmistrov, buy viagra in uk ISS wrote “His speed and agility in open ice make him an immediate danger whenever he touches the puck…. Buy viagra in uk He makes plays that some just don’t make at this level.

Buy viagra in uk McKeen’s was just as effusive in their praise of Burmistrov’s skill level. Buy viagra in uk “Burmistrov has all the tools to become a quality NHLer. Buy viagra in uk He is fast – possibly the quickest in the draft – instinctive and a clever playmaker. Buy viagra in uk Burmistrov has levels of speed that were unrivalled by his peers and the opposition.”

Buy viagra in uk ISS: “Burmistrov is very skilled with the puck and able to make plays while at top speed, buy viagra in uk and does not panic when under pressure…. Buy viagra in uk A calm and calculated player during zone play, buy viagra in uk Burmistrov has outstanding edge control and balance and can change his pace before defenders can even think to adjust.”

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Buy viagra in uk Mikael Granlund – C –THN: # 10 —– McK: # 9 —– TSN: # 13
CS: # 1E —– ISS: # 15 (Saku Koivu)
When you are a sleek playmaking center from Finland, buy viagra in uk the comparisons to Saku Koivu are inevitable. Buy viagra in uk “There’s no doubt he has the same intangibles as Koivu, buy viagra in uk” a scout told THN. Buy viagra in uk “He defies the odds every time. Buy viagra in uk You go to watch him play and you want to not like him, buy viagra in uk but then he’s one of the best players in the game.”

Buy viagra in uk McKeen’s: “Granlund has excellent play making ability and outstanding vision. Buy viagra in uk His patience with the puck and vast array of stick-handling moves mesmerizes defenders as he can flat out embarrass them…. Buy viagra in uk Despite his size issues, buy viagra in uk Granlund embraces the physical play and plays with jam.”

Buy viagra in uk The 5-10/180 18-year-old stepped up and played in the top Finnish League scoring 13 goals and 27 assists in 43 games and added a goal and seven assists in the World Junior Championships (WJC). Buy viagra in uk While he is small in stature, buy viagra in uk he does not shy away from the physical game. Buy viagra in uk His dazzling ability with the puck and innate hockey sense helps to avoid hits lesser players would absorb.

Buy viagra in uk ISS: “[He] has overcome doubts about his size to become one of the most electrifying prospects available this year. Buy viagra in uk His ability to run an offence is beyond impressive. Buy viagra in uk Granlund is a highlight reel of pure offensive skill who continues to develop into an even better all around player.”

Buy viagra in uk Ryan Johansen – C –THN: # 12 —– McK: # 8 —– TSN: # 6
CS: # 10NA (Jason Spezza) —– ISS: # 8 (Eric Staal)
Johansen is a late bloomer when it comes to being a top prospect – he was a 7th round pick in the WHL Bantam Draft. Buy viagra in uk He grew three inches in the past year and the 6-3/190 center still has some physical maturing before he is ready for the NHL. Buy viagra in uk In his rookie WHL season Portland, buy viagra in uk Ryan scored 25 goals and 44 assists in 71 games while playing on a line with Nino Niederreiter.

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Buy viagra in uk ISS: “He has strong offensive skills and can prove to be an un-hittable target at times when he controls the puck. Buy viagra in uk Johansen has a very good frame and still has lots of room to build on it, buy viagra in uk add to this the fact that Johansen can be very crafty with the puck and really challenge opposing defenders to contain him and you begin to see his NHL appeal.”

Buy viagra in uk Nino Niederreiter – RW –THN: # 8 —– McK: # 10 —– TSN: # 7
CS: # 12NA (Erik Cole) —– ISS: # 6 (Brendan Shanahan)
Niederreiter’s coming out party occurred during the WJC when he scored the tying and overtime winning goal to help Switzerland defeat Russia in their quarterfinal matchup. Buy viagra in uk In the process, buy viagra in uk El Nino scored six goals and four assists in 7 WJC games and added 36 goals and 24 assists in 65 games with Portland. Buy viagra in uk

Buy viagra in uk THN: “He has become Superman, buy viagra in uk” one scout told THN. Buy viagra in uk “You keep going back over your list and you say, buy viagra in uk ‘Holy cow, buy viagra in uk look where Nino is.’” Another scout offered this comment, buy viagra in uk “Everyone has questioned whether he can do it. Buy viagra in uk But guess what? He’s done it.”

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Buy viagra in uk “Niederreiter is a big time player and performs at his best when games matter the most. Buy viagra in uk He wants the puck in all situations and is a difference-maker. Buy viagra in uk [He] is one of the most physically developed players available for the draft, buy viagra in uk” McKeen’s reports. Buy viagra in uk “He is equipped with good speed as there is quickness in his stride and he eagerly tries to beat the defenseman wide.”

Buy viagra in uk Jeffrey Skinner – C –THN: # 25 —– McK: # 12 —– TSN: # 10
CS: # 34NA —– ISS: # 9 (Steve Shutt)
THN wrote about the conundrum Skinner is. Buy viagra in uk The 5-10/187 center was a figure skater who was once nationally rated in Canada, buy viagra in uk yet there are concerns about his skating. Buy viagra in uk “His ability to get open and finish puts him with Taylor Hall, buy viagra in uk but he doesn’t skate like Hall, buy viagra in uk” a scout told THN. Buy viagra in uk “He’s definitely a game-breaker, buy viagra in uk if he gets another step, buy viagra in uk he could be a (Mike) Cammalleri.”

Buy viagra in uk While there might be concerns about his skating, buy viagra in uk there is no debating his ability to put the biscuit in the basket. Buy viagra in uk He led all of Junior Hockey in goals as he netted 70 during the year (50 in 64 regular season games with Kitchener (OHL) and 20 more in the 20 post-season contests).

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Buy viagra in uk In a report to the THN, buy viagra in uk another scout offered up a caution to NHL teams who overlook Skinner.

Buy viagra in uk “I love him. Buy viagra in uk I think people are going to wonder like they did with Mike Richards and Jeff Carter how this guy fell the way he did. Buy viagra in uk He’s completely underrated and he should be a top 15 pick at worst. Buy viagra in uk He might end up being the steal of the draft.”

Buy viagra in uk McKeen’s: “Skinner is small in stature, buy viagra in uk but is thick and plays with sandpaper as he will battle for loose pucks. Buy viagra in uk Skinner plays with cockiness to him and at times likes to show off just how good he is by beating the same guy twice on a shift.”

Buy viagra in uk Vladimir Tarasenko – RW –THN: # 14 —– McK: # 20 —–TSN: # 16
CS: # 2E —– ISS: # 4 (Ziggy Palffy)
The biggest question is will the 5-11/202 Russian stay home and play in the KHL or does he won’t come to play in the NHL? The Blueshirts have shown a willingness to draft a Russian in the first round despite the lack of a transfer agreement as they did in 2007 when they drafted Alexei Cherepanov as the late forward dropped in the Draft.

Buy viagra in uk According to Steve Zipay in a June 16 Newsday Blog entry, buy viagra in uk the Rangers are conducting their due diligence in respect to Tarasenko’s intentions. Buy viagra in uk The team sent their Russian scout Vladimir Lutchenko to talk to Tarasenko and his father (Andrei) – who is coach in Novosibirsk. Buy viagra in uk Zipay wrote that his father wants him to play in the NHL, buy viagra in uk but would like to see him stay in the KHL for at least another season.

Buy viagra in uk [Lutchenko] has been right on [Artem] Anisimov and [Evgeny] Grachev and unfortunately, buy viagra in uk [Alexei] Cherepanov, buy viagra in uk on whether they would come over, buy viagra in uk” Clark told Zipay.

Buy viagra in uk A couple of pluses on the Rangers side are that Tarasenko will have fellow Russian in the organization and that Tarasenko and Anisimov were both born in Yaroslavl.

Buy viagra in uk Kyle Woodlief of Red Line Report also said that indications are that Tarasenko will play in the NHL.

Buy viagra in uk “But he was telling teams at the just-concluded NHL Scouting Combine that his father (who’s his coach in the KHL) always dreamed of him playing in the NHL one day, buy viagra in uk so he might be headed across the pond sooner than we think, buy viagra in uk” Woodlief wrote in the USA Today.

Buy viagra in uk Of Vladimir, buy viagra in uk ISS wrote, buy viagra in uk “Tarasenko is an explosive offensive talent who really can be compared to a poor-man’s Ovechkin. Buy viagra in uk Tarasenko loves to hit and love to score and can do it extremely well both off the rush and with his lightning quick release. Buy viagra in uk Tarasenko has proven during ISS viewings to be an incredibly effective transitional player, buy viagra in uk scoring several goals after directly causing a turnover.”

Buy viagra in uk “Tarasenko produced modestly this season and did not look at of sorts due to his highly competitive nature and work ethic. Buy viagra in uk He works well in traffic, buy viagra in uk as his strength on his skates helps him in the trenches, buy viagra in uk” McKeen’s writes in their scouting report.

Buy viagra in uk Tarasenko, buy viagra in uk who turns 19 in December, buy viagra in uk scored 13 goals and 11 assists in 42 KHL games as an 18-year-old. Buy viagra in uk In six WJC games, buy viagra in uk he added four goals and an assist.

Buy viagra in uk If it were my call, buy viagra in uk Nino Niederreiter would be my first choice based on his ability to be a power forward/goal scorer who has the speed to beat d-men. Buy viagra in uk THN wrote, buy viagra in uk “There is every indication Niederreiter is willing to do what it takes to become an NHL player and [he] has the tools to become a power forward. Buy viagra in uk I was also impressed at how he stepped up his game during the WJC. Buy viagra in uk That gives some insight into how he could step up once he gets to the NHL. Buy viagra in uk

Buy viagra in uk However, buy viagra in uk it is likely that El Nino will go in the Draft before Vladimir Tarasenko. Buy viagra in uk All indications point to him eventually playing in the NHL – even if it takes a couple of years. Buy viagra in uk Given his offensive ability, buy viagra in uk he would definitely be worth the wait.

Buy viagra in uk As for the remaining players, buy viagra in uk my preference would be Mikael Granlund, buy viagra in uk Ryan Johansen, buy viagra in uk Jeffrey Skinner and Burmistrov. Buy viagra in uk I like the idea of Granlund being the playmaking center that Marian Gaborik needs. Buy viagra in uk Johansen would give the Rangers the big physical center they could use in the Atlantic Division. Buy viagra in uk Skinner adds the goal scoring firepower that would go hand-in-hand with Gaborik’s scoring. Buy viagra in uk Burmistrov is also a solid player who might be the furthest away of all of my selections because of the need for him to mature physically.

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