Without McDavid, Is Tanking a Hot Topic?

Connor McDavid, Erie Otters, Claus Andersen, Getty Images, NHL, Draft

Connor McDavid is the most coveted draft eligible player in recent years. (Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Tanking is – and always will be – a discussion in sports. Teams realize early that they can’t make it to the postseason and want the best possible pick in the upcoming drafts. But this year in the NHL, it was more than just an undertone to the season.

With Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel set to become the first and second picks of the upcoming NHL Entry Draft, the discussion surrounding tanking has become a conversation among the top five topics in the game. So is it set to become a trend or is it simply a fad thanks to the presence of McDavid and Eichel? 

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Without McDavid, Is Tanking a Hot Topic? – Originally published on The Hockey Writers


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