Scouting:(Photo: Eugene Erick/Hat Tigers)
Shinkaruk does not have much of a two-way game as much of his ability is in the offensive zone. He can battle for pucks but size can be somewhat of an issue. NHL clubs have a good measuring stick on Shinkaruk as he played in the WHL, which is know for its physical nature and size of players - Shinkaruk being an obvious exception.
Fit with the Flyers:(Photo: Pipeline Show)
He does not project as a player who can help right away so he would need more time to get seasoned before making an impact with in Philadelphia. The Flyers have been on record saying that they will take the best player available but, if it came down to a toss up between a forward or defenseman, they will choose the defenseman.
The draft is scheduled for Sunday.
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