Expert drops bombshell about Connor Bedard and Matvei Michkov
In fact, the only possible surprise, even if we don't believe in it, would be if Russian Matvei Michkov were selected before him. That would be quite a turnaround.
According to prospect expert Corey Pronman, Michkov's potential is enormous, even greater than Bedard's.
We're talking about a great connoisseur who saw the best grow up before joining the NHL. That's no mean feat!
Matvei Michkov's polarizing status as a prospect is well-documented, but @coreypronman has one more take to chuck in.
Michkov has a higher upside than Connor Bedard.
Let him explain: https://t.co/OICweg85af- The Athletic NHL (@TheAthleticNHL) June 6, 2023