Stop me if you've heard this a million times in the last two years, but the Blackhawks drafted an undersized winger with offensive upside who can absolutely burn.
Lardis' stock really took off during his time with the Hamilton Bulldogs and was cemented with an impressive showing for Team Canada in the U-18 World Juniors.
- Position: Right Wing
- Age: 18 (July 8, 2005)
- Nation: Canada
- Height: 5-foot-11
- Weight: 165 pounds
- Shoots: Left
- Teams: Peterborough Petes (OHL), Hamilton Bulldogs (OHL) and Team Canada U18 (WJC)
- Production: 19 points (12 G, 7 A) in 36 regular season games for Peterborough, 46 points (25 G, 21 A) in 33 regular season games for Hamilton, 10 points (5 G, 5 A) in six playoff games for Hamilton, 4 points (4 G) in 7 games for the Team Canada in the U-18 World Juniors