Ron John to be a big part of the future for the Mammoth

Brad Self was very busy leading up to the draft and snatched the opportunity to acquire Ron John with his first ever pick. (Submitted Photo)

By Josh Giles Writer Brad Self was entering his first NLL Draft as the General Manager of the Colorado Mammoth without a first-round pick to use, but with some luck, and a little finesse, he managed to get one of the most talented players in the draft. Ron John was projected as a top ten talent out of every player in the NLL, but during the course of the draft, he fell to the eighteenth spot where the Mammoth traded up to acquire him for Self’s first ever draft pick at the helm. But this wasn’t originally the plan according to Self. “Generally, teams are going to pick the best player available the majority of the time depending on needs. We were shocked and we had him ranked eighth in…

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