@LAKings defenseman prospect Nicolas Deslauriers has all the attributes one would want from an @NHL defenseman: size, strength, speed, agility, the ability to play a physical game, drop the gloves when needed, and a bomb of a shot from the point. But one thing is missing, and it's just a wee bit important for a defenseman...his defensive zone coverage is lacking.

The good news is that the 22-year-old blue liner knows what his weakness is, and you can read more on what his thoughts are heading into the 2013-14 season, as well as those of his head coach with @MonarchsHockey of the American Hockey League, Mark Morris at... http://wp.me/pi4Fc-6N7

Photo by @calishooterone.
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  • frozenroyaltynhl@LAKings defenseman prospect Nicolas Deslauriers has all the attributes one would want from an @NHL defenseman: size, strength, speed, agility, the ability to play a physical game, drop the gloves when needed, and a bomb of a shot from the point. But one thing is missing, and it's just a wee bit important for a defenseman...his defensive zone coverage is lacking.

    The good news is that the 22-year-old blue liner knows what his weakness is, and you can read more on what his thoughts are heading into the 2013-14 season, as well as those of his head coach with @MonarchsHockey of the American Hockey League, Mark Morris at... http://wp.me/pi4Fc-6N7

    Photo by @calishooterone.

  • aquanet29His smile is a little creepy there.
  • frozenroyaltynhlSomeone probably said something funny.
  • aquanet29Angle of the camera also. His eyes look buggy lol.
  • losingsandmy favorite prospect for awhile now! Hope he makes the most of it....the kid is slick and savvy with the puck.
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