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Yzerman steps in with 10 draft picks to make this summer

Detroit Red Wings owner Chris Ilitch and General Manager Steve Yzerman on April 19, 2019. (WDIV)
Detroit Red Wings owner Chris Ilitch and General Manager Steve Yzerman on April 19, 2019. (WDIV)

DETROIT – Steve Yzerman will have his pick of players this summer.

The Detroit Red Wings' newest general manager made it clear during his introductory news conference last week that he places a high importance on the NHL Entry Draft.

"It's imperative that we do well in the draft," he said."There is an exciting group of young players, young prospects and a lot of draft picks. It's going to take some time, but I believe there's a foundation there for this team to be successful."

Here's where the Red Wings will draft, starting with the ...

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