Draft

John Farinacci is the prototypical high school/NHL Draft eligible prospect. Speedy and skilled with a blazing shot, but an immature physical game and work needs to be done with reading the ice and playing situationally. [...]

TOP 31 / McKeen's 2019 NHL Draft Rankings

RANKPLAYERPOSTEAMHT/WTDOBGP-G-A-PTS
1Jack HughesCNTDP (USHL)5-10/1702001-05-1428-13-43-56
2Kaapo KakkoRWTPS Turku (Fin)6-2/1952001-02-1329-11-11-22
3Vasili PodkolzinRWSKA-1946 St. Pete. (Rus Jr)6-1/1902001-06-2412-6-2-8
4Dylan CozensCLethbridge (WHL)6-3/1852001-02-0947-27-33-60
5Kirby DachCSaskatoon (WHL)6-3/2002001-01-2145-18-34-52
6Bowen ByramDVancouver (WHL)6-1/1952001-06-1345-17-27-44
7Philip BrobergDAIK (Swe 2)6-3/2002001-06-2532-1-7-8
8Peyton KrebsCKootenay (WHL)5-11/1802001-01-2645-16-38-54
9Victor SoderstromDBrynas (Swe)5-11/1802001-02-2627-2-2-4
10Trevor ZegrasCNTDP (USHL)6-0/1652001-03-2035-13-38-51
11Matthew BoldyLWNTDP (USHL)6-1/1852001-04-0536-21-19-40
12Cam YorkDNTDP (USHL)5-11/1702001-01-0535-6-23-29
13Alex TurcotteCNTDP (USHL)5-11/1952001-02-2614-11-11-22
14Raphael LavoieCHalifax (QMJHL)6-3/1952000-09-2544-21-24-45
15Alex NewhookCVictoria (BCHL)5-10/1952001-01-2842-25-49-74
16Cole CaufieldRWNTDP (USHL)5-7/1552001-01-0236-33-18-51
17Arthur KaliyevRWHamilton (OHL)6-1/1902001-06-2647-33-36-69
18Matthew RobertsonDEdmonton (WHL)6-3/2002001-03-0935-6-16-22
19Tobias BjornfotDDjurgardens (Swe Jr)6-0/2002001-04-0627-9-7-16
20Jakob PelletierLWMoncton (QMJHL)5-9/1652001-03-0745-25-37-62
21Ryan SuzukiCBarrie (OHL)6-0/1802001-05-2843-15-31-46
22Connor McMichaelCLondon (OHL)5-11/1752001-01-1544-28-26-54
23Philip TomasinoCNiagara (OHL)6-0/1802001-07-2845-23-25-48
24Brett LeasonRWPrince Albert (WHL)6-4/2001999-04-3041-31-42-73
25Ville HeinolaDLukko Rauma (Fin)5-11/1752001-02-0323-1-5-6
26Spencer KnightGNTDP (USHL)6-3/1952001-04-1914-2, 2.42, .920
27Marshall WarrenDNTDP (USHL)5-11/1702001-04-2030-5-12-17
28Nolan FooteLWKelowna (WHL)6-3/1902000-11-2945-25-20-45
29Moritz SeiderDAdler Mannheim (Ger)6-3/1852001-04-0625-1-3-4
30Pavel DorofeyevLWStalnye Lisy Magn. (Rus Jr)6-1/1702000-10-2616-13-12-25
31Robert MastrosimoneLWChicago (USHL)5-10/1702001-01-2428-16-12-28
  • ST. PAUL, MN - SEPTEMBER 19: Team Langenbrunner forward John Farinacci (12) skates with the puck during the USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game between Team Leopold and Team Langenbrunner on September 19, 2018 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN. Team Leopold defeated Team Langenbrunner 6-4.(Photo by Nick Wosika/Icon Sportswire)
    By Tom Dorsa, March 22nd, 2019
    John Farinacci is the prototypical high school/NHL Draft eligible prospect. Speedy and skilled with a blazing shot, but an immature physical game and work needs to be done with reading the ice and playing situationally. [...]
  • ST. PAUL, MN - SEPTEMBER 19: Team Langenbrunner defenseman Michael Koster (3) skates with the puck during the USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game between Team Leopold and Team Langenbrunner on September 19, 2018 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN. Team Leopold defeated Team Langenbrunner 6-4.(Photo by Nick Wosika/Icon Sportswire)
    By Tom Dorsa, March 21st, 2019
    Mike Koster is special. The future Golden Gopher has the passing skills to match his speed and vision, and the defensive intensity and responsibility to go along with his evolving defensive game. While NHL scouts [...]
  • Kaeden Korczak photo by Marissa Baecker
    By Kevin Olexson, March 21st, 2019
    Kaedan Korczak came in to this season billed as a top prospect, looking to be drafted in the mid-first round, but has slid into second round projections. He has had some struggles this year and [...]
  • ST. PAUL, MN - SEPTEMBER 19: Team Leopold forward Ryder Donovan (10) skates with the puck during the USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game between Team Leopold and Team Langenbrunner on September 19, 2018 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN. Team Leopold defeated Team Langenbrunner 6-4.(Photo by Nick Wosika/Icon Sportswire)
    By Tom Dorsa, March 20th, 2019
    There is a conversation to be had as to who is the best Draft-eligible player to come out of the United States high school ranks this year. While the answer to that question is far [...]
  • 181223 Russia forward Vasily Podkolzin (11)  in action during the U20 ice hockey game between Russia and Switzerland on December 23, 2018 in Burnaby.
Photo: Bob Frid / BILDBYRÅN / Cop 269
    By Viktor Fomich, March 19th, 2019
    Vasili Podkolzin is an unusual case: a winger with great individual highlight-reel goals yet excelling at the defensive game; a rather raw player, who didn't even play in high level juniors (MHL) until this season, [...]