Originally Posted by Hot24champbailey
Welcome to the WE DRAFTED WHO? club.
Shattenkirk wasn't a total surprise pick, the surprise is that the Avs have always taken the BPA and this is a big shift in draft philosophy.
I'm disappointed. I would have liked to see the Avs go for the home run pick with Cherepanov or even Esposito. If they were going to take a defenseman, I'd have much rather seen them go for someone like Petrecki who's a big, hard hitting, stay at home type.