From the Herald Tribune's Chris Anderson:
(R.J.) Boyd watched the draft at a restaurant in Fort Myers with his family. He received a phone call, turned to his family and smiled. Moments later his name was announced on the television.
A kid from Florida had been drafted by an NHL team.
A kid who first played the game on a street in Sarasota, putting dents into his father's truck.
"Being there with my family and watching my name come on big board was something special," said Boyd. "It doesn't happen to a lot of people.