National Hockey League

National Hockey League Draft Profile
Andre Burakovsky
TeamWashington
Round1
Selection23 (23 overall)
PositionLeft Wing
Previous TeamMalmo Jr (Sweden-Jr)
DOB2/9/1995
Height6-1
Weight178
Notes: 2013-14: Selected by the Washington Capitals in the first round (23rd overall) of the NHL Draft...2014-15: Made NHL debut.

Assets: Blessed with great speed, he also displays great hands and goal-scoring instincts. Also has an NHL-sized frame with with plenty of projection. Is definitely a game-breaking talent. Flaws: Must prove capable of scoring at a quality pace at higher levels of competition. Also needs to add significant bulk in order to prove he can withstand the rigors of the North American pro game. Career Potential: Talented scoring winger with upside. Editorial supplied by 'The Sports Forecaster'

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