2010 NHL Draft - Round One

Desjardins no longer a target? Did the Canes steal Bill Peters?

A fun game of connect the dots here.

First, it was said, by Jim Rutherford via Rob Rossi, that he had made his decision Thursday morning.

Which is odd considering this:

But this makes it clearer:

Or does it:

No, no it doesn’t:

So, what it looks like is the Penguins wanted Bill Peters, but the Canes beat them to the punch. Desjardins then became a candidate, but the in-person interview must have changed minds.

This probably looks worse than it really is, because it is playing out in the media. Going to only get stranger.