Seth Jones seemed like a no-brainer. The Avs biggest issue on the ice was the consistent lack of defense, despite individually talented players such as Erik Johnson. Also, Seth Jones had ties to Denver as his dad played for the Denver Nuggets. When the Avs brought Adam Foote back as a defensive consultant, it seemed like the team was getting serious about fixing defensive issues. Come draft day, that didn’t seem like it was the case.
The Nashville Predators eventually picked Seth