Jim Nill's impact in Detroit, future in Dallas
April, 30, 2013
By Craig Custance | ESPN Insider
AP Photo/Tony GutierrezJim Nill brings a history of draft excellence to Dallas.ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Jim Nill is one of those guys with encyclopedia-like knowledge of every prospect playing hockey across the globe. He's the guy, if you spot him at a junior game or some international tournament, you engage in conversation just to tap into his knowledge. Maybe learn a thing or two to make you sound smart down the road.
Because if Nill likes a player, chances are he's going to pan out.