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Speed and a shoot-first, ask-questions-later approach describe Christopher Brown, one of the 2014 NHL draft’s sleepers. Brown uses his most positive attributes effectively. A neutral zone vulture, Brown likes to generate his offensive chances by [...]

TOP 30 / McKeen's 2014 NHL Draft Rankings

RANKLASTPLAYERPOSTEAMHT/WTDOB
11Sam BennettCKingston (OHL)6-0/1801996-06-20
22Aaron EkbladDBarrie (OHL)6-3/2151996-02-07
34Leon DraisaitlCPrince Albert (WHL)6-2/2101995-10-27
43Sam ReinhartCKootenay (WHL)6-1/1851995-11-06
55Nikolaj EhlersLWHalifax (QMJHL)5-11/1651996-02-13
66Michael Dal ColleLWOshawa (OHL)6-2/1801996-06-20
79Haydn FleuryDRed Deer (WHL)6-2/2001996-07-08
811Jake VirtanenRWCalgary (WHL)6-1/2051996-08-17
97Jared McCannCSault Ste Marie (OHL)6-0/1801996-05-31
108Nick RitchieLWPeterborough (OHL)6-2/2301995-12-05
1112William NylanderCSodertalje (Swe)5-11/1751996-05-01
1210Brendan PerliniLWNiagara (OHL)6-2/2051996-04-27
1315Kasperi KapanenRWKalPa (Fin)6-0/1801996-07-23
1413Julius HonkaDSwift Current (WHL)5-10/1801995-12-03
1514David PastrnakRWSodertalje (Swe)6-0/1701996-05-25
1628Kevin FialaLWHV 71 (Swe)5-10/1851996-07-22
1716Ivan BarbashevCMoncton (QMJHL)6-1/1851995-12-14
1818Adrian KempeLWMoDo (Swe)6-1/1851996-09-13
19NRNikita ScherbakRWSaskatoon (WHL)6-2/1751995-12-30
2019Alex TuchRWNTDP (USA)6-3/2151996-05-10
2117Jakub VranaRWLinkopings (Swe)5-11/1851996-02-28
2222Nick SchmaltzCGreen Bay (USHL)5-11/1751996-02-23
2321Dylan LarkinCNTDP (USA)6-1/1901996-07-30
2423Robert FabbriCGuelph (OHL)5-10/1701996-01-22
25NRThatcher DemkoGBoston College (HE)6-4/1951995-12-08
2627Jack GloverDNTDP (USA)6-3/1951996-05-17
2724Roland McKeownDKingston (OHL)6-1/1951996-01-20
2820Joshua Ho-SangCWindsor (OHL)5-11/1651996-01-22
2925Sonny MilanoLWNTDP (USA)5-11/1851996-05-12
3029Jack DoughertyDNTDP (USA)6-1/1851996-05-25

TOP 30 / McKeen's 2013 NHL Draft Rankings

FINAL RANKPLAYERPOSHT/WTBORN (DOB)TEAM (LEAGUE)GP-G-A-PTS
1Seth JonesD6-3/2051994-10-03Portland (WHL)61-14-42-56
2Nathan MacKinnonC6-0/1851995-09-01Halifax (QMJHL)44-32-43-75
3Jonathan DrouinLW5-10/1851995-03-28Halifax (QMJHL)49-41-64-105
4Elias LindholmC6-0/1901994-12-02Brynas (Swe)48-11-19-30
5Aleksander BarkovC6-3/2101995-09-02Tappara (Fin)53-21-27-48
6Valeri NichushkinRW6-4/2001995-03-04Traktor Chelyabinsk (KHL)18-4-2-6
7Nikita ZadorovD6-5/2201995-04-15London (OHL)63-6-19-25
8Darnell NurseD6-3/1901995-02-04Sault Ste Marie (OHL)68-12-29-41
9Max DomiC5-9/1951995-03-02London (OHL)64-39-48-87
10Samuel MorinD6-6/2051995-07-12Rimouski (QMJHL)46-4-12-16
11Sean MonahanC6-2/1901994-10-12Ottawa (OHL)58-31-47-78
12Curtis LazarC6-0/1901995-02-02Edmonton (WHL)72-38-23-61
13Alexander WennbergC6-1/1901994-09-22Djurgardens (Swe 2)46-14-18-32
14Bo HorvatC6-0/2051995-04-05London (OHL)67-33-28-61
15Ryan PulockD6-0/2101994-10-06Brandon (WHL)61-14-31-45
16Andre BurakowskyRW6-1/1801995-02-09Malmo (Swe 2)28-11-13-24
17Mirco MuellerD6-3/1851995-03-21Everett (WHL)63-6-25-31
18Josh MorrisseyD6-0/1851995-03-28Prince Albert (WHL)70-15-32-47
19Robert HaggD6-2/2051995-02-08MoDo (Swe Jr)28-11-13-24
20Adam ErneLW6-0/2101995-04-20Quebec (QMJHL)68-28-44-72
21Rasmus RistolainenD6-3/2051994-10-27TPS Turku (Fin)52-3-12-15
22Hunter ShinkarukLW5-10/1801994-10-13Medicine Hat (WHL)64-37-49-86
23Frederik GauthierC6-4/2151995-04-26Rimouski (QMJHL)62-22-38-60
24Anthony ManthaRW6-4/1901994-09-16Val d'Or (QMJHL)67-50-39-89
25Kerby RychelLW6-1/2051994-10-07Windsor (OHL)68-40-47-87
26Emile PoirierLW6-1/1851994-12-14Gatineau (QMJHL)65-32-38-70
27Chris BigrasD6-0/1901995-02-22Owen Sound (OHL)68-8-30-38
28Zachary FucaleG6-1/1801995-05-28Halifax (QMJHL)55-45-5-2.35
29Ian McCoshenD6-2/2051995-08-05Waterloo (USHL)53-11-33-44
30Tommy VannelliD6-2/1701995-01-26Minnetonka (USHS-MN)25-8-23-31
  • Chris Brown, Cranbook
    By McKeen's Hockey Staff, April 22nd, 2014
    Speed and a shoot-first, ask-questions-later approach describe Christopher Brown, one of the 2014 NHL draft’s sleepers. Brown uses his most positive attributes effectively. A neutral zone vulture, Brown likes to generate his offensive chances by [...]
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