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    By McKeen's Hockey, May 16th, 2015
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    By McKeen's Hockey and David Burstyn, May 2nd, 2015
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    By McKeen's Hockey, April 28th, 2015
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    By McKeen's Hockey, April 25th, 2015
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    By Daniel Friedman, April 24th, 2015
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    By Brendan Ross, April 20th, 2015
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    By Brendan Ross, May 21st, 2015
    The most illustrious trophy in major junior hockey will be welcomed in beautiful Quebec City as the 2015 CHL Memorial Cup championship heads east and commences Friday, May 22nd. The Western Hockey League (WHL), [...]

TOP 30 / McKeen's 2015 NHL Draft Rankings

RANKPREVPLAYERPOSTEAMHT/WTDOB
11Connor McDavidCErie (OHL)6-1/1951997-01-13
22Jack EichelCBoston University (HE)6-2/1951996-10-28
33Noah HanifinDBoston College (HE)6-3/2051997-01-25
44Mitchell MarnerCLondon (OHL)5-11/1601997-05-05
58Ivan ProvorovDBrandon (WHL)6-0/1951997-01-13
65Lawson CrouseLWKingston (OHL)6-4/2101997-06-23
77Zach WerenskiDMichigan (B1G)6-2/2051997-07-19
86Dylan StromeCErie (OHL)6-3/1901997-05-07
99Pavel ZachaCSarnia (OHL)6-3/2101997-04-06
1012Mathew BarzalCSeattle (WHL)5-11/1751997-05-26
1116Travis KonecnyCOttawa (OHL)5-10/1751997-03-11
1211Mikko RantanenRWTPS Turku (Fin)6-3/2101996-10-29
1324Timo MeierRWHalifax (QMJHL)6-1/2101996-10-08
1414Kyle ConnorCYoungstown (USHL)6-1/1851996-12-09
1520Thomas ChabotDSaint John (QMJHL)6-1/1801997-01-30
1621Jakub ZborilDSaint John (QMJHL)6-1/1851997-02-21
1710Nick MerkleyRWKelowna (WHL)5-11/1901997-05-23
18NRJoel Ek ErikssonCFarjestads (Swe)6-2/1801997-01-29
1918Colin WhiteCNTDP (USA)6-0/1851997-01-30
2019Paul BittnerLWPortland (WHL)6-4/2101996-11-04
2125Brandon CarloDTri-City (WHL)6-5/2001996-11-26
2213Jeremy RoyDSherbrooke (QMJHL)6-0/1901997-05-14
2315Evgeni SvechnikovLWCape Breton (QMJHL)6-2/2001996-10-31
2423Jake DeBruskLWSwift Current (WHL)5-11/1701996-10-17
2532Jacob LarssonDFrolunda (Swe)6-2/1901997-04-29
2636Jonas SiegenthalerDZSC Zurich (Sui)6-2/2201997-05-06
2717Oliver KylingtonDFarjestads (Swe)6-0/1851997-05-19
2829Brock BoeserRWWaterloo (USHL)6-0/1951997-02-25
29NRIlya SamsonovGMagnitogorsk (Rus)6-3/2001997-02-22
30NRJack RoslovicCNTDP (USA)6-0/1851997-01-29