SB Nation's 2012 NHL Mock Draft continued through the second round, where Eyes On the Prize had to make picks at 33rd and 51st overall. With those picks, we chose Ludvig Byström and Nikolai Prokhorkin, and here's the reason why.
The Montreal Canadiens are holding their annual draft combine today, and the invites give us a bit of insight into their draft board. Not only does it preview who the Habs might be looking to take at 3rd overall, but also for their second round and later picks.
The Canadiens slipped to 29th in the NHL and officially booked a spot in the NHL's Draft Lottery by being eliminated from the post-season this past weekend. Here are the odds of what the Habs are looking at in two weeks time when the lottery is held.
The 2011-12 season hasn't gone well for the Canadiens, and their fans are looking at tanking for a top draft pick. That won't be easy for the Canadiens, who statistically don't appear to belong with the worst of the NHL.