1. Western Hockey League completes 2020 WHL US Prospects Draft  Western Hockey League
  2. Pats win WHL draft lottery, could pick Bedard  TSN
  3. Exceptional Connor Bedard’s play leaves no doubt he’ll succeed in WHL  Sportsnet.ca
  4. 2020 WHL US Prospects Draft to be held Wednesday  Western Hockey League
  5. Bedard on joining elite company, playing for Regina Pats  TSN
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Western Hockey League completes 2020 WHL U.S. Prospects Draft – WHL Network

The Regina Pats have won the Western Hockey League's draft lottery. The Pats now get the No. 1 selection in the league's bantam draft on April 22. The Pats now will have the first shot to select forward Connor Bedard, the first player to be given exceptional status in the WHL.

Regina Pats win WHL draft lottery, could pick 'exceptional player' - TSN.ca

  On Wednesday the WHL conducted its inaugural US Prospects Draft where each team had two selections.  The order was a lottery-style draw with the draft occurring in a snake format — meaning Red Deer picked 1st and 44th, Tri-City 2nd and 43rd, and so on.  Portland’s picks fell near […]

U.S. Prospects Draft adds two more Americans to Winterhawks pipeline - DUBNetwork

“Just spoke with Regina Pats GM John Paddock, and he’s confirmed they will select 15yr old Connor Bedard (given exceptional player status) with their first overall pick in the #WHL Bantam Draft April 22nd. @ctvregina”

Claire Hanna on Twitter: "Just spoke with Regina Pats GM John Paddock, and he’s confirmed they will select 15yr old Connor Bedard (given exceptional player status) with their first overall pick in the #WHL Bantam Draft April 22nd. @ctvregina… https://t.co/wF7CONAdxm"

Regina Pats hold first-overall selection following WHL Bantam Draft Lottery – WHL Network

Jake Neighbours was playing the best hockey of his life in his most important year to date before the rug was pulled out from under him and the rest of the sports world due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Jake Neighbours was playing the best hockey of his life in his most important year to date before the rug was pulled out from under him and the rest of the sports world due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jake Neighbours was impressing pro scouts prior to WHL season cancelation | Edmonton Sun

Jake Neighbours was playing the best hockey of his life in his most important year to date before the rug was pulled out from under him and the rest of the sports world due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Jake Neighbours was playing the best hockey of his life in his most important year to date before the rug was pulled out from under him and the rest of the sports world due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jake Neighbours was impressing pro scouts prior to WHL season cancelation | Edmonton Sun

2020 WHL U.S. Prospects Draft to be held Wednesday – WHL Network

So why, after all these years, does Connor Bedard become the first Western Canadian to be granted ‘exceptional player status?’ What makes him so special? Because he is, by all accounts, simply that good.So why, after all these years, does Connor Bedard become the first Western Canadian to be granted ‘exceptional player status?’ What makes him so special? Because he is, by all accounts, simply that good.

Exceptional Connor Bedard's play leaves no doubt he'll succeed in WHL - Sportsnet.ca

The Regina Pats won the Connor Bedard sweepstakes when they were awarded the first-overall pick in the 2020 WHL bantam draft on Wednesday.

Hockey phenom Connor Bedard 'will be a Regina Pat' vows John Paddock | Regina Leader Post

Hockey phenom Connor Bedard 'will be a Regina Pat' vows GM John Paddock

Hockey phenom Connor Bedard 'will be a Regina Pat' vows GM John Paddock | Regina Leader Post

The Regina Pats are picking Connor Bedard in the Western Hockey League Draft this coming April.The Regina Pats are picking Connor Bedard in the Western Hockey League Draft this coming April.

Regina Pats Picking Connor Bedard In Western Hockey League Draft - Game 7

The Regina Pats are picking Connor Bedard in the Western Hockey League Draft this coming April.The Regina Pats are picking Connor Bedard in the Western Hockey League Draft this coming April.

Regina Pats Picking Connor Bedard In Western Hockey League Draft - Game 7