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Defending Big D Jun 26, 2015

NHL Draft: NBC Praises Jack Eichel, Forgets Mike Modano

Is Jack Eichel the first generational American talent? NBC is ramping up their coverage of the draft. They're getting a little excited about Jack Eichel. There has never been a generational hockey talent born in the USA. Is Jack Eichel the first? http://t.co/rIKRwcOc7D pic.twitter.com/76Su2msITF — NBC Sports (@NBCSports) June 26, 2015 He's certainly a good player and should be a Team USA staple for years. Patrick Kane was a pretty high pick too though. I think I might be forgetting someone though...oh yeah. Mike Modano. The Dallas Stars Twitter account quickly pointed it...

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