No teenager from the Main Line has ever been selected in the first round of the National Hockey League draft. [Colby] Cohen could be the first.
The 6-foot-2, 200-pound defenseman is ranked 25th in the Central Scouting final rankings. He figures to be chosen near the bottom of Round One when the draft takes place June 22 and 23 in Columbus, Ohio.
“He’s a good young player who skates well and is offensively gifted,” Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said. “There’s a pretty good chance he’ll go in the first round.”
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