Casey Mittelstadt, fifth in Future Considerations’ Final ranking for the 2017 NHL Draft, was one of 23 draft eligibles and 42 players invited to play for the United States at the 2017 World Junior Summer Showcase.
The 2017 NHL Draft is fast approaching with the first round set to kick-off at United Center in Chicago on June 23. Future Considerations has spent the season in rinks spanning the globe in preparation for Future Considerations’ 2017 NHL Draft Guide.
The IIHF U18 World Championship gives NHL draft-eligible talent one final chance to stand out among their peers.
Finland’s Kristian Vesalainen put in a performance to remember at the IIHF U18 World Championship.
Ryan Poehling and Cayden Primeau will join members of the United States National Team Development Program at the 2017 IIHF U18 World Championship in Poprad and Spisska Nova Ves, Slovakia from April 13-23.