2012 NHL Draft: Flyers Highlight Late Round Success Stories

The 2012 NHL Draft is in the books, and the Flyers have made their selections. To remind fans that draft position isn't the be all end all marker of a player's future, they took some time to note some successful players who were drafted in the later rounds. From the Flyers, they highlight:

It's interesting to note that the two latest selections, Kubina and Timonen, are the only two NHL All-Stars on the list. The full article from the Flyers goes through more players across the league, as well as looking at how draft position influences some positions more than others. Undoubtedly, how well you play once you enter the big leagues matters more than your draft position, and Flyers fans hope their team stocked up on real talent in the 2012 draft class.

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