2021 NHL Draft Profile: Sebastian Cossa
BORN Jan. 19, 2003, Gothenburg, Swe.2020-21 Lulea POS RWHT 5-10 WT 172 SHOOTS RINTERNATIONAL SCOUTING SERVICES No. 12Lysell has just about all the time been a top-end offensive expertise as a youngster, placing his goal-scoring stamp on plenty of Swedish nationwide groups and native golf equipment. “He has excessive ability and performs a direct recreation,” one scout mentioned. “There have been some off-ice points circling round him, however he performs quick, he performs inside, and he has a extremely good shot. He’s a sniper.”Ah sure, the maturity issue: Lysell’s off-ice points don’t sound nefarious, however they did concern evaluators. “He’s super-skilled, nice shot, nice elusive skating, and he can decide a nook from anyplace within the offensive zone,” one other scout mentioned. “His shot is up there with Alex Holtz and Lucas Raymond, however what can he do for you in all the opposite elements of the sport? And there are the character considerations about humility and if he’s there for the crew or if he simply desires to attain objectives for himself. His Lulea coach is demanding, and we’re all questioning once they’re going to conflict, which is strictly what occurred with Noel Gunler.”Gunler, who slipped to the second spherical final 12 months earlier than Carolina grabbed him, left Lulea for Brynas this season.BEST CASE | Brock BoeserThis excerpt is from The Hockey Information’ Draft Preview concern. Buy a digital copy of the problem right here or subscribe to The Hockey Information right here.