When I put together my scouting reports for potential picks at No. 3 Cale Makar just missed the cut.
In fact, I had narrowed it down to a dozen players and Makar was 13th on my list.
I still don’t think Makar is an option at No. 3 for Dallas, but he could be part of the Stars plans with Dallas general manager Jim Nill traveling to watch him live at the Royal Bank Cup, the Junior A Championships, and Nill’s recent comments that he’d be willing to trade the No. 3 pick.
The AJHL has produced NHL defensemen before. Colton Parayko was an AJHL find by the Blues and looks like a dominant long-term defender for St. Louis.
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