Draft

Marco Bombino provides a detailed scouting report on Arttu Nevasaari, a Finnish prospect for the 2018 NHL Draft. He notes "he has been one of the top Finnish forwards in his age group for several [...]

TOP 31 / McKeen's 2018 NHL Draft Rankings

RANKPLAYERPOSTEAMHT/WTDOBNation
1Rasmus DahlinDFrolunda (Swe)6-2/1852000-04-13Sweden
2Andrei SvechnikovRWBarrie (OHL)6-2/1902000-03-26Russia
3Filip ZadinaRWHalifax (QMJHL)6-0/1951999-11-27Czech
4Brady TkachukLWBoston University (HE)6-3/1951999-09-16USA
5Oliver WahlstromRWNTDP (USA)6-1/2052000-06-13USA
6Quinn HughesDMichigan (B1G)5-10/1751999-10-14USA
7Evan BouchardDLondon (OHL)6-2/1951999-10-20Canada
8Noah DobsonDAcadie-Bathurst (QMJHL)6-3/1802000-01-07Canada
9Adam BoqvistDBrynas (Swe)5-11/1702000-08-15Sweden
10Joe VelenoCDrummondville (QMJHL)6-1/1952000-01-13Canada
11Barrett HaytonCSault Ste Marie (OHL)6-1/1902000-06-09Canada
12Joel FarabeeLWNTDP (USA)5-11/1652000-02-25USA
13Jesperi KotkaniemiCAssat Pori (Fin)6-1/1902000-07-06Finland
14K'Andre MillerDNTDP (USA)6-3/2052000-01-21USA
15Ty SmithDSpokane (WHL)5-10/1802000-03-24Canada
16Vitali KravtsovRWTraktor Chelyabinsk (Rus)6-2/1701999-12-23Russia
17Bode WildeDNTDP (USA)6-2/1952000-01-24USA
18Dominik BokkRWVaxjo Lakers (Swe)6-1/1802000-02-03Germany
19Isac LundestromCLulea (Swe)6-0/1851999-11-06Sweden
20Martin KautRWPardubice (Cze)6-1/1751999-10-02Czech
21Rasmus KupariCKarpat Oulu (Fin)6-1/1852000-03-15Finland
22Serron NoelRWOshawa (OHL)6-5/2052000-08-08Canada
23Rasmus SandinDSault Ste Marie (OHL)5-11/1852000-03-07Sweden
24Jared McIsaacDHalifax (QMJHL)6-1/1952000-03-27Canada
25Liam FoudyCLondon (OHL)6-0/1752000-02-04Canada
26Akil ThomasCNiagara (OHL)5-11/1702000-01-02Canada
27Grigori DenisenkoLWLokomotiv Yaroslavl (Rus)5-11/1752000-06-24Russia
28Jonatan BerggrenRWSkelleftea (Swe)5-10/1852000-07-06Sweden
29Ryan McLeodCMississauga (OHL)6-2/2051999-09-21Canada
30Calen AddisonDLethbridge (WHL)5-10/1802000-04-11Canada
31Ryan MerkleyDGuelph (OHL)5-11/1702000-08-14Canada
  • Finnish flag on puck
    By Marco Bombino, June 22nd, 2018
    Marco Bombino provides a detailed scouting report on Arttu Nevasaari, a Finnish prospect for the 2018 NHL Draft. He notes "he has been one of the top Finnish forwards in his age group for several [...]
  • Finnish flag on ice
    By Marco Bombino, June 22nd, 2018
    After a very effective (2.69 GAA, 0.922 SV%), and active (46 games and seven more at the World U18 tournament) season for Tuto in the U20 league, McKeen's ranked Filip Lindberg in the middle of [...]
  • CHELYABINSK, RUSSIA - APRIL 29: USA's Trevor Janicke #7 scores on Finland's Justus Annunen #31 while his teammates Lassi Thomson #6, Kristian Tanus #27, Rasmus Kupari #10 and Kim Nousiainen #29 look on during gold medal game action at the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship. (Photo by Andrea Cardin/HHOF-IIHF Images)
    By Marco Bombino, June 13th, 2018
    Finnish 2018 NHL Draft prospect Kristian Tanus ranks in the middle of the third round in McKeen's final list. Marco Bombino notes 'Kristian Tanus always seems to rise to the challenge when it matters most. [...]
  • MAGNITOGORSK, RUSSIA - APRIL 19: Sweden's Axel Andersson #6 looks on during preliminary round action at the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship. (Photo by Steve Kingsman/HHOF-IIHF Images)
    By Jimmy Hamrin, June 13th, 2018
    Jimmy Hamrin profiles Swedish 2018 NHL Draft prospect Axel Andersson. Projected by McKeen's as worthy of a third round pick, a full scouting report follows. A note on the 20-80 scale used below. We look [...]
  • American Flag on ice
    By Tom Dorsa, June 13th, 2018
    Tom Dorsa provides a round up of 2018 draft eligible prospects in the US . The grades he provides for each player follows our 20-80 scale. We look at five attributes (skating, shooting, puck skills, [...]