When it comes to the draft, it's all relative
Updated: June 21, 2008, 6:57 PM ETBy Scott Burnside | ESPN.com
OTTAWA -- Brothers, sons, cousins, nephews -- it's always interesting to track the lineage of players taken in the NHL draft.Some GMs put stock in the blood connections, others not so much. "I don't read much into it," offered Islanders GM Garth Snow after he selected David Toews, the younger brother of Chicago star Jonathan Toews, with the 66th overall pick Saturday. "I was a professional athlete and my brothers weren't very good athletes," Snow added, guaranteeing an ...
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