Draft

It’s becoming a common theme at the NHL entry draft. Yet another Swiss player will be chosen on Day 1 of the draft, following in the footsteps of Mirco Mueller (18th, 2013), Sven Baertschi (13th, [...]

TOP 30 / McKeen's 2014 NHL Draft Rankings

RANKPLAYERPOSTEAMHT/WTDOB
1Sam ReinhartCKootenay (WHL)6-1/1851995-11-06
2Sam BennettCKingston (OHL)6-0/1801996-06-20
3Aaron EkbladDBarrie (OHL)6-3/2151996-02-07
4Leon DraisaitlCPrince Albert (WHL)6-2/2051995-10-27
5Michael Dal ColleLWOshawa (OHL)6-2/1851996-06-20
6Nikolaj EhlersLWHalifax (QMJHL)5-11/1651996-02-13
7Jake VirtanenRWCalgary (WHL)6-1/2101996-08-17
8William NylanderCSodertalje (Swe)5-11/1751996-05-01
9Nick RitchieLWPeterborough (OHL)6-2/2251995-12-05
10Haydn FleuryDRed Deer (WHL)6-3/2051996-07-08
11Kevin FialaLWHV 71 (Swe)5-10/1851996-07-22
12Jared McCannCSault Ste Marie (OHL)6-0/1801996-05-31
13Brendan PerliniLWNiagara (OHL)6-3/2051996-04-27
14Dylan LarkinCNTDP (USA)6-1/1901996-07-30
15Travis SanheimDCalgary (WHL)6-3/1851996-03-29
16Nikita ScherbakRWSaskatoon (WHL)6-1/1751995-12-30
17Robby FabbriCGuelph (OHL)5-10/1701996-01-22
18Kasperi KapanenRWKalPa (Fin)6-0/1801996-07-23
19Alex TuchRWNTDP (USA)6-3/2151996-05-10
20Julius HonkaDSwift Current (WHL)5-11/1801995-12-03
21Jakub VranaRWLinkopings (Swe)5-11/1851996-02-28
22Jack DoughertyDNTDP (USA)6-1/1851996-05-25
23Ivan BarbashevCMoncton (QMJHL)6-0/1851995-12-14
24Thatcher DemkoGBoston College (HE)6-4/1951995-12-08
25David PastrnakRWSodertalje (Swe)6-0/1701996-05-25
26Adrian KempeLWMoDo (Swe)6-1/1851996-09-13
27Sonny MilanoLWNTDP (USA)6-0/1851996-05-12
28Dominik MasinDSlavia Praha (Cze)6-2/1901996-02-01
29Eric CornelRWPeterborough (OHL)6-2/1851996-04-11
30Nick SchmaltzCGreen Bay (USHL)6-0/1751996-02-23

2014 / Draft Picks by Round

ROUND 1ROUND 2ROUND 3
1 Aaron Ekblad (Fla)31 Brendan Lemieux (Buf)61 Jonas Johansson (Buf)
2 Sam Reinhart (Buf)32 Jayce Hawryluk (Fla)62 Justin Kirkland (Nsh)
3 Leon Draisaitl (Edm)33 Ivan Barbashev (StL)63 Dominic Turgeon (Det)
4 Sam Bennett (Cgy)34 Mason McDonald (Cgy)64 Brandon Hickey (Cgy)
5 Michael Dal Colle (NYI)35 Dominik Masin (TB)65 Juho Lammikko (Fla)
6 Jake Virtanen (Van)36 Thatcher Demko (Van)66 Nikita Tryamkin (Van)
7 Haydn Fleury (Car)37 Alex Nedeljkovic (Car)67 Warren Foegele (Car)
8 William Nylander Altelius (Tor)38 Marcus Pettersson (Ana)68 Rinat Valiev (Tor)
9 Nikolaj Ehlers (Wpg)39 Vitek Vanecek (Wsh)69 Jack Glover (Wpg)
10 Nick Ritchie (Ana)40 Andreas Englund (Ott)70 Miles Gendron (Ott)
11 Kevin Fiala (Nsh)41 Joshua Jacobs (NJ)71 Connor Chatham (NJ)
12 Brendan Perlini (Ari)42 Vladislav Kamenev (Nsh)72 Alex Schoenborn (SJ)
13 Jakub Vrana (Wsh)43 Ryan MacInnis (Ari)73 Brett Lernout (Mtl)
14 Julius Honka (Dal)44 Eric Cornel (Buf)74 Brycen Martin (Buf)
15 Dylan Larkin (Det)45 Brett Pollock (Dal)75 Alex Peters (Dal)
16 Sonny Milano (CBJ)46 Julius Bergman (SJ)76 Elvis Merzlikins (CBJ)
17 Travis Sanheim (Phi)47 Ryan Collins (CBJ)77 Blake Siebenaler (CBJ)
18 Alex Tuch (Min)48 Nicolas Aube-Kubel (Phi)78 Ilya Sorokin (NYI)
19 Anthony DeAngelo (TB)49 Vaclav Karabacek (Buf)79 Brayden Point (TB)
20 Nick Schmaltz (Chi)50 Roland McKeown (LA)80 Louie Belpedio (Min)
21 Robby Fabbri (StL)51 Jack Dougherty (Nsh)81 Dylan Sadowy (SJ)
22 Kasperi Kapanen (Pit)52 Maxim Letunov (StL)82 Jake Walman (StL)
23 Conner Bleackley (Col)53 Noah Rod (SJ)83 Matt Iacopelli (Chi)
24 Jared McCann (Van)54 Hunter Smith (Cgy)84 Kyle Wood (Col)
25 David Pastrnak (Bos)55 Brandon Montour (Ana)85 Keegan Iverson (NYR)
26 Nikita Scherbak (Mtl)56 Ryan Donato (Bos)86 Mark Friedman (Phi)
27 Nikolay Goldobin (SJ)57 Johnathan MacLeod (TB)87 Anton Karlsson (Ari)
28 Joshua Ho-Sang (NYI)58 Christian Dvorak (Ari)88 Beau Starrett (Chi)
29 Adrian Kempe (LA)59 Brandon Halverson (NYR)89 Nathan Walker (Wsh)
30 John Quenneville (NJ)60 Alex Lintuniemi (LA)90 Mike Amadio (LA)
   
ROUND 4ROUND 5ROUND 6
91 William Lagesson (Edm)121 Max Willman (Buf)151 Christopher Brown (Buf)
92 Joe Wegwerth (Fla)122 Richard Nejezchleb (NYR)152 Joey Dudek (NJ)
93 Nick Magyar (Col)123 Matthew Berkovitz (Ana)153 Tyler Vesel (Edm)
94 Ville Husso (StL)124 Jaedon Descheneau (StL)154 Aaron Haydon (Dal)
95 Linus Soderstrom (NYI)125 Nikolas Koberstein (Mtl)155 Kyle Schempp (NYI)
96 Josh Wesley (Car)126 Gustav Forsling (Van)156 Kyle Pettit (Van)
97 Lucas Wallmark (Car)127 Clark Bishop (Car)157 Jake Marchment (LA)
98 Fredrik Olofsson (Chi)128 Dakota Joshua (Tor)158 Nolan Vesey (Tor)
99 Chase De Leo (Wpg)129 C.J. (Clinston) Franklin (Wpg)159 Steven Spinner (Wsh)
100 Shane Eiserman (Ott)130 Liam Coughlin (Edm)160 Pontus Sjalin (Min)
101 Nelson Nogier (Wpg)131 Ryan Rehill (NJ)161 Brandon Baddock (NJ)
102 Alexis Vanier (SJ)132 Joonas Lyytinen (Nsh)162 Aaron Irving (Nsh)
103 J.J. Piccinich (Tor)133 Dysin Mayo (Ari)163 David Westlund (Ari)
104 Ryan Mantha (NYR)134 Shane Gersich (Wsh)164 Pavel Kraskovsky (Wpg)
105 Michael Prapavessis (Dal)135 Miro Karjalainen (Dal)165 John Nyberg (Dal)
106 Christoffer Ehn (Det)136 Chase Perry (Det)166 Julius Vahatalo (Det)
107 Julien Pelletier (CBJ)137 Tyler Bird (CBJ)167 Chase Lang (Min)
108 Devon Toews (NYI)138 Oskar Lindblom (Phi)168 Radel Fazleev (Phi)
109 Kaapo Kahkonen (Min)139 Tanner Faith (Min)169 Reid Duke (Min)
110 Austin Poganski (StL)140 Daniel Walcott (NYR)170 Cristiano DiGiacinto (TB)
111 Zach Nagelvoort (Edm)141 Luc Snuggerud (Chi)171 Kevin Labanc (SJ)
112 Viktor Arvidsson (Nsh)142 Tyler Nanne (NYR)172 C.J. (Chandler) Yakimowicz (StL)
113 Sam Lafferty (Pit)143 Miguel Fidler (Fla)173 Jaden Lindo (Pit)
114 Alexis Pepin (Col)144 Anton Lindholm (Col)174 Maximilian Pajpach (Col)
115 Brent Moran (Dal)145 Anthony Angello (Pit)175 Adam Ollas Mattsson (Cgy)
116 Danton Heinen (Bos)146 Anders Bjork (Bos)176 Samuel Blais (StL)
117 Michael Bunting (Ari)147 Daniel Audette (Mtl)177 Hayden Hawkey (Mtl)
118 Igor Shesterkin (NYR)148 Andreas Soderberg (Chi)178 Dylan Sikura (Chi)
119 Ben Thomas (TB)149 Rourke Chartier (SJ)179 Ivan Nalimov (Chi)
120 Steven Johnson (LA)150 Alec Dillon (LA)180 Matt Mistele (LA)
   
ROUND 7  
181 Victor Olofsson (Buf)  
182 Hugo Fagerblom (Fla)  
183 Keven Bouchard (Edm)  
184 Austin Carroll (Cgy)  
185 Cameron Darcy (TB)  
186 MacKenzie Stewart (Van)  
187 Kyle Jenkins (Car)  
188 Pierre Engvall (Tor)  
189 Kelly Summers (Ott)  
190 Francis Perron (Ott)  
191 Jared Fiegl (Ari)  
192 Matt Ustaski (Wpg)  
193 Edgars Kulda (Ari)  
194 Kevin Elgestal (Wsh)  
195 Patrick Sanvido (Dal)  
196 Axel Holmstrom (Det)  
197 Olivier LeBlanc (CBJ)  
198 Jesper Pettersson (Phi)  
199 Pavel Jenys (Min)  
200 Lukas Sutter (NYI)  
201 Alexander Kadeykin (Det)  
202 Dwyer Tschantz (StL)  
203 Jeff Taylor (Pit)  
204 Julien Nantel (Col)  
205 Ondrej Kase (Ana)  
206 Emil Johansson (Bos)  
207 Jake Evans (Mtl)  
208 Jack Ramsey (Chi)  
209 Spencer Watson (LA)  
210 Jacob Middleton (LA)  
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