St. Louis Blues Draft Targets Part II: Ivan Barbashev
There’s a reason that there has only been three Russian prospects drafted at No. 1 overall in the 50 years of the NHL Entry Draft. The stigma that Russians don’t fit the NHL style and would probably rather play professionally in the motherland, anyway, is a theory that is flowing through every dr…
Via: http://thehockeywriters.com/st-louis-blues-draft-targets-part-ii-ivan-barbashev/

St. Louis Blues Draft Targets Part II: Ivan Barbashev

There’s a reason that there has only been three Russian prospects drafted at No. 1 overall in the 50 years of the NHL Entry Draft. The stigma that Russians don’t fit the NHL style and would probably rather play professionally in the motherland, anyway, is a theory that is flowing through every dr…

Via: http://thehockeywriters.com/st-louis-blues-draft-targets-part-ii-ivan-barbashev/

06/17/14 at 10:00am