Detroit selected Kienan Draper, son … His father Kris is now Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman’s righthand man in the draft. The younger Draper is committed to Miami (OH) and is currently playing in the BCHL for the Chilliwack Chiefs. Dave Bartkowiak Jr., Digital Managing Editor. Knowing him, when you talk about inner-drive and compete, he has that.”. F Kienan Draper, 7th round (No. Copyright 2020 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Kienan said he found out the Red Wings picked him by checking the NHL’s website. "This is home. I want to make it a reality to put on that winged wheel," Kienan said. Bultman on Kienan Draper’s selection, and 11 more draft-related thoughts October 8, 2020; Cross Hanas is proud of hockey’s growth in Texas October 8, 2020; Roughly translated: Moritz Seider’s Q and A with Rogle BK’s website October 8, 2020; Roughly translated: Rogle BK’s Moritz Seider press release October 8, 2020 He won the Selke Trophy in 2003-04. He played for Little Caesars hockey throughout his life. "He's watched some of the greatest Red Wings play. Kris also has been a big part of helping foster talent in the Little Caesars club, where he coached for several seasons. 187) The best seventh-round pick in franchise history is Zetterberg; he was drafted 210th in 1999 and retired in 2018 having won … The Detroit Red Wings drafted a familiar name, and face, in the 7th round of the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. Right wing Kienan Draper, the son of Red Wings director of amateur scouting Kris Draper, will hope to follow in his father’s quick strides in Detroit. View all posts by George Malik, Your email address will not be published. Eliteprospects.com hockey player profile of Kienan Draper, 2002-02-19 Detroit, MI, USA Canada. Kienan was expected to be drafted this year, but it’s definitely not every day one gets drafted by his own father to the team his father played for. “I’ve been dreaming of it since I was four or five years old.”, My name is George Malik, and I'm the Malik Report's editor/blogger/poster. This is where he's grown up," Kris said. The player in question was, of course, Kienan Draper, the son of the former Wing Kris Draper, who is now the team’s director of amateur scouting. Detroit took the younger Draper in the seventh and final round of the NHL draft Oct. 7, with the 187 th overall selection. That’s a lot of shoes, Dennis. Related: Steve Yzerman participating in NHL draft virtually after possible COVID-19 exposure. “I’m very driven. Sign up here for the latest news on the team and from around the league, and some jokes (good ones). This is a kid who … I'm very happy," Kienan said. Kienan said he found out the Red Wings picked him by checking the NHL's website. 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Detroit selected Kienan Draper, son of four-time Stanley Cup champion and current director of amateur scouting Kris Draper. Kienan Draper (7th Round, 187th Overall) The guy with maybe the most name recognition to Detroit fans on draft day thanks to his father, Kienan Draper … After some small television roles, her first major role was as "I'm very driven. The elder Draper did let his son know there was a possibility he’d be drafted, but finding out was a different story. Kienan Draper, who is as Detroit-bred hockey as they come, became the Wings’ seventh-round selection with 187th overall pick. Knowing him, when you talk about inner-drive and compete, he has that.". Kris, of course, is a legend in Detroit for his time as a Red Wing, centering the infamous Grind Line in the 1990s and helping the Red Wings to four Stanley Cup championships before joining the front office. I want to make it a reality to put on that winged wheel,” Kienan said. He played an impressive 1,157 career NHL games (161G, 203A) and another 222 playoff games (24G, 22A). “He’s watched some of the greatest Red Wings play. Take a look at his Elite Prospects page here. Growing up around the Red Wings, Kienan also had his dad as his coach for most of his youth hockey days. He is expected to play more college hockey at Miami University (Ohio). "As a person, he's a great human being. The elder Draper did let his son know there was a possibility he'd be drafted, but finding out was a different story. I've learned a lot from him. Good for you! ), both the elder and younger Draper’s remarks. I'm starting The Malik Report as a stand-alone site, hoping that having my readers fund the website is indeed the way to go to build a better community and create better content. If you need help with the Public File, call (313) 222-0566. Complete player biography and stats. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Most recently in the BCHL with Chilliwack Chiefs. And WXYZ’s Brad Galli took note of both the elder and younger Draper’s remarks: “This is home. Kienan spent years in the Little Caesars youth hockey club before spending time in the USHL. Copyright 2020 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved. This is where he’s grown up,” Kris said. Right wing Kienan Draper, the son of Red Wings … The Detroit Red Wings drafted a familiar name, and face, in the 7th round of the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. Now his son joins what you could call the family business. "I've been dreaming of it since I was four or five years old.". Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window). He's a great dad. He does things the right way. He took part in the Red Wings’ end-of-draft Zoom call, toward the end of the 1:15 clip…. Dave Bartkowiak Jr. is the digital managing editor for ClickOnDetroit. 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