Draft day has finally arrived! The NHL Entry Draft takes begins this evening at 5:00 PM, so be sure to join us for our BSN Avalanche Draft Watch Party at the Blake Street Tavern. In preparation for tonight’s draft, check out our final First Round Mock Draft below. For complete profiles on these prospects and many more visit BSN Avalanche Draft Central….
Cole is Vancouver born but a Colorado native at heart, spending 21 years in the Denver and Boulder area. This CU Boulder graduate started covering the Avalanche with Mile High Hockey in 2011 and after four years took over briefly as the site's managing editor. After a year trapped in Chicago Blackhawk's territory Cole is back in Boulder writing on the Avalanche and their prospects.