By Allan Muir
The 2013 NHL Draft sets up as showdown between Seth Jones, Nathan MacKinnon and Jonathan Drouin.
Fortunately, so does the 2013 Memorial Cup.
The four-team tournament, emblematic of Canada’s major junior hockey championship, gets underway this weekend and features Jones’ Portland Winterhawks and the Drouin and MacKinnon-led Halifax Moosheads as the co-favorites. Games will be shown on Sporstnet in Canada and on the NHL Network in the United States, giving draftniks, prospectors and hopeful fans of the Avalanche, Panthers and Lightning something to look forward to.
Here’s your guide to the teams, the elite players and the must-watch games.