PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – With the NHL Draft just hours away, the Philadelphia Flyers search for a new goalie continues. But there is another player attracting their attention.

Darnell Nurse is an 18-year-old draft project who modeled his game after Flyer’s Defenseman Chris Pronger.

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Nurse is the nephew of former Philadelphia Eagles’ quarterback Donovan NcNabb. His father played football in Canada.

Flyers General Manager Paul Holmgren says he is impressed:

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“He’s probably like 6’4, I would venture to guess he weighs about 210 pounds. He’s going to fill out. When you watch him play, he’s still a lot of elbows and knees, but he’s a rugged player that can fight pretty good with a puck and he continues to get better. I have no idea if he’ll be there at our pick.”

The Flyers have the 11th pick in the first round.

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