2021 NHL Draft Profile: Carson Lambos
BORN Jan. 14, 2003, Winnipeg, Man.2020-21 JYP Jr. POS DHT 6-1 WT 201 SHOOTS LINTERNATIONAL SCOUTING SERVICES No. 14It has been a tough season for Lambos on numerous fronts, together with falling out of the top-10 dialog of which he was as soon as very a lot a component.When the WHL’s season was unsure, Lambos went over to Finland, the place he performed for JYP’s under-18, under-20 and even two video games with the boys’s groups. However the potential top-pair NHL defenseman by no means fairly discovered his sport in Finland and struggled on the large ice, then had his season shut down after simply two video games within the WHL bubble so he might bear an undisclosed medical process.One of many hallmarks of Lambos’ sport is his compete degree and willingness to leap up into the play. And whereas that’s a high quality that’s lauded in North America, one scout stated it truly hindered Lambos this season in Finland. “He was on the mistaken facet of the play, on the mistaken facet of the puck,” stated the scout. “It uncovered him slightly extra.”The surgical procedure that Lambos underwent was not due to an damage and it isn’t anticipated to adversely have an effect on his long-term NHL potential. “From what I perceive, it was a medical process and never an damage,” stated one other scout.BEST CASE | Dan HamhuisThis excerpt is from The Hockey Information’ Draft Preview problem. Buy a digital copy of the problem right here or subscribe to The Hockey Information right here.