The wealth of talent entering this season's NHL Draft comes from a variety of leagues. Some are college prospects. Most are playing in one of Canada's top junior leagues. Many are playing in a foreign league.
The rundown of prospects doesn't usually reach American-born players too quickly, but there is one headlining the middle portion of the first round.
As our series on draft prospects continues, today we look at one of the top American-born players in the draft.
Here is a profile of Youngstown Phantoms forward Kyle Connor.