Artemi Panarin tops Blackhawks prospect rankings

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After ranking the top 100 NHL prospects for 2015-16 and ranking each team by organizational depth, ESPN Insider Corey Pronman ranks the top 10 prospects for each NHL team. Here is his entry for the Chicago Blackhawks. Extended write-ups on prospects ranked in the top 100 can be accessed here.

Chicago's system remains solid despite an underwhelming 2015 draft class and the graduation of Teuvo Teravainen. They have a deep pipeline with many quality prospects, including an elite one in Artemi Panarin, who was signed as a free agent.