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TSP: 2019 NHL Entry Draft General Information and Preview

2019 NHL Draft Grades

LWOH NHL Draft Grades
LWOH NHL Draft Grades Part Two
NHL Draft Grades Part Three
NHL Draft Grades Part Four

Draft Reviews

2019 NHL Draft Showcases Diversity in First Round by Rob Brent
Arizona Coyotes by William Grigsby
Boston Bruins by Rose St. Louis
Colorado Avalanche by Doug Winkey
Chicago Blackhawks by Bryan Oakley
Detroit Red Wings Gamble with Moritz Seider by Dan Mount
Los Angeles Kings by Filip Canda
Montreal Canadiens by Colton Osmond
Nashville Predators by Dan Mount
Ottawa Senators by Kened Sadiku

2019 NHL Entry Draft Final Rankings

Top 10 Prospects

#1 Jack Hughes, Centre, US NTDP, USHL
#2 Kaapo Kakko, Right Wing/Centre, TPS Turku, SM Liiga
#3 Vasili Podkolzin, Right Wing, SKA St. Petersburg, KHL
#4 Bowen Byram, Left Defence, Vancouver Giants, WHL
#5 Alex Turcotte, Centre, US NTDP, USHL
#6 Dylan Cozens, Centre/Right Wing, Lethbridge Hurricanes, WHL
#7 Kirby Dach, Centre, Saskatoon Blades, WHL
#8 Trevor Zegras, Centre, US NTDP. USHL
#9 Philip Broberg, Left Defence, AIK, Allsvenskan
#10 Matthew Boldy, Left Wing, US NTDP, USHL

Prospects 11-20

#11 Alex Newhook, Centre, Victoria Grizzlies, BCHL
#12 Peyton Krebs, Centre/Left Wing, Lethbridge Hurricanes, WHL
#13 Cam York, Left Defence, US NTDP, USHL
#14 Raphael Lavoie, Right Wing/Centre, Halifax Mooseheads, QMJHL
#15 Moritz Seider, Right Defence, Mannheim Eagles, DEL
#16 Cole Caufield, Left Wing, US NTDP, USHL
#17 Victor Soderstrom, Right Defence, Brynas IF, SHL
#18 Ville Heinola, Left Defence, Lukko, Sm-Liiga
#19 Arthur Kaliyev, Right Wing, Hamilton Bulldogs, OHL
#20 Thomas Harley, Left Defence, Mississauga Steelheads, OHL

Prospects 21-30

#21 Spencer Knight, Goaltender, US NTDP, USHL
#22 Ryan Suzuki, Centre, Barrie Colts, OHL
#23 Bobby Brink, Right Wing, Sioux City Musketeers, USHL
#24 Connor McMichael, Centre, London Knights, OHL
#25 Pavel Dorofeyev, Left Wing/Right Wing, Metallurg Magnitogorsk, KHL
#26 Philip Tomasino, Centre/Right Wing, Niagara IceDogs, OHL
#27 Lassi Thomson, Right Defence, Kelowna Rockets, WHL
#28 Jakob Pelletier, Left Wing, Moncton Wildcats, QMJHL
#29 Alex Vlasic, Left Defence, US NTDP, USHL
#30 Samuel Poulin, Right Wing, Sherbrooke Phoenix, QMJHL

Prospects 31-40

#31 Brett Leason, Right Wing, Prince Albert Raiders, WHL
#32 Matthew Robertson, Left Defence, Edmonton Oil Kings, WHL
#33 Nils Hoglander, Left Wing, Rogle BK, SHL
#34 Ryan Johnson, Left Defence, Sioux Falls Stampede, USHL
#35 Tobias Bjornfot, Left Defence, Djurgardens IF, SHL
#36 Nolan Foote, Left Wing, Kelowna Rockets, WHL
#37 Anttoni Honka, Right Defence, JYP HT Jyvaskyla, SM Liiga
#38 Nicholas Robertson, Left Wing/Centre, Peterborough Petes, OHL
#39 Egor Afanasyev, Left Wing/Centre, Muskegon Lumberjacks, USHL
#40 Mikko Kokkonen, Left Defence, Jukurit, SM Liiga

Prospects 41-50

#41 Jamieson Rees, Centre, Sarnia Sting, OHL
#42 Brayden Tracey, Left Wing, Moose Jaw Warriors, WHL
#43 Marshall Warren, Left Defence, US NTDP, USHL
#44 Nathan Legare, Left Wing, Baie-Comeau Drakkar, QMJHL
#45 Patrik Puistola, Left Wing, Tappara, SM Liiga
#46 Vladislav Kolyachonok, Left/Right Defence, Flint Firebirds, OHL
#47 Robert Mastrosimone, Left Wing/Centre, Chicago Steel, USHL
#48 Simon Holmstrom, Right Wing, HV71, SHL
#49 Albin Grewe, Right Wing/Centre, Djurgardens IF, SHL
#50 Kaedan Korczak, Right Defence, Kelowna Rockets, WHL

Prospects #51-60

#51 John Beecher, Centre, US NTDP, USHL
#52 Ilya Nikolayev, Centre, Loko Yaroslavl, MHL
#53 Albert Johansson, Left Defence, Farjestad BK, SHL
#54 Semyon Chistyakov, Left Defence, Tolpar Ufa, MHL
#55 Samuel Fagemo, Right Wing, Frolunda, SHL
#56 Henry Thrun, Left Defence, US NTDP, USHL
#57 Jordan Spence, Right Defence, Moncton Wildcats, QMJHL
#58 Nikita Alexandrov, Centre, Charlottetown Islanders, QMJHL
#59 Mads Sogaard, Goaltender, Medicine Hat Tigers, WHL
#60 Maxim Cajkovic, Left Wing/Right Wing, Saint John Sea Dogs, QMJHL

Prospects #61-70

#61 Vladislav Firstov, Left Wing, Waterloo Black Hawks, USHL
#62 Billy Constantinou, Right Defence, Kingston Frontenacs, OHL
#63 Yegor Spiridonov, Centre/Left Wing, Stalnye Lisy Magnitogorsk, MHL
#64 Pyotr Kochetkov, Goaltender, HK Sochi, KHL
#65 Drew Helleson, Right Defence, US NTDP, USHL
#66 Karl Henriksson, Centre, Frolunda HC, SHL
#67 John Farinacci, Centre, Dexter Prep School, USHS
#68 Artemi Kniazev, Left Defence, Chicoutimi Sagueneens, QMJHL
#69 Dustin Wolf, Goaltender, Everett Silvertips, WHL
#70 Dillon Hamaliuk, Left Wing, Kelowna Rockets, WHL

Prospects #71-80

#71 Matvei Guskov, Centre, London Knights, OHL
#72 Case McCarthy, Right Defence, US NTDP, USHL
#73 Jackson LaCombe, Left Defence, Shattuck St. Mary’s, USHS
#74 Mikhail Shalagin, Right Wing/Left Wing, Spartak Moscow, KHL
#75 Patrick Moynihan, Centre/Right Wing, US NTDP, USHL
#76 Michal Teply, Right Wing/Left Wing, Bili Tygri Liberec, Czech Extraliga
#77 Shane Pinto, Centre/Right Wing, Tri-City Storm, USHL
#78 Daniil Misyul, Left Defence, Lokomotiv Yaroslavl, KHL
#79 Hunter Jones, Goaltender, Peterborough Petes, OHL
#80 Antti Tuomisto, Left Defence, Assat Pori, Finnish Jr. A

Prospects 81-90

#81 Adam Beckman, Left Wing, Spokane Chiefs, WHL
#82 Antti Saarela, Centre/Left Wing, Lukko, SM Liiga
#83 Mattias Norlinder, Left Defence, Modo Hockey, Allsvenskan
#84 Alex Beaucage, Right Wing/Left Wing, Rouyn-Noranda Huskies, QMJHL
#85 Samuel Bolduc, Left Defence, Blainville-Boisbriand Armada, QMJHL
#86 Michael Vukojevic, Left Defence, Kitchener Rangers, OHL
#87 Alex Campbell, Left Wing, Victoria Grizzlies, BCHL
#88 Blake Murray, Centre, Sudbury Wolves, OHL
#89 Simon Lundmark, Right Defence, Linkoping HC, SHL
#90 Nikita Okhotyuk, Left Defence, Ottawa 67s, OHL

Prospects 91-100

#91 Trent Miner, Goaltender, Vancouver Giants, WHL
#92 Graeme Clarke, Right Wing, Ottawa 67s, OHL
#93 Ryder Donovan, Centre, Dubuque Fighting Saints, USHL
#94 Judd Caufield, Right Wing, US National Team Development Program, USHL
#95 Layton Ahac, Left Defence, Prince George Spruce Kings, BCHL
#96 Ethan Phillips, Centre, Sioux Falls Stampede, USHL
#97 Isaiah Saville, Goaltender, Tri-City Storm, USHL
#98 Mikhail Abramov, Right Wing/Centre, Victoriaville Tigres, QMJHL
#99 Ronnie Attard, Right Defence, Tri-City Storm, USHL
#100 Domenick Fensore, Left Defence, US NTDP, USHL

Honourable Mentions

Jayden Struble, Left Defence, St. Sebastian’s High School, USHS


Two-Round Mock NHL Draft

Mock Draft Part 1 – The Lottery Picks
Mock Draft Part 2 – Picks 16-31
Second Round – Picks 32-46
Second Round – Picks 47-62

General Draft Articles

2019 NHL Draft Lottery Information by Dan Mount
2019 NHL Draft Combine Heights and Weights
Chicago Blackhawks 2019 Draft Outlook – by Bryan Oakley
Forwards: Chicago Blackhawks 2019 Draft Outlook – by Bryan Oakley
Goalies: Chicago Blackhawks 2019 Draft Outlook – by Bryan Oakley
Defence: Chicago Blackhawks 2019 Draft Outlook – by Bryan Oakley
Uncertainty Surrounds Detroit Red Wings First Pick – by Dan Mount
Forwards: Minnesota Wild Draft Outlook – by Doug Winkey
Montreal Canadiens Draft Podcast – by Connor Lapalme
Montreal Canadiens Draft Preview – by Connor Lapalme
Nashville Predators Options with Their First Pick by Dan Mount
New Jersey Devils Win the 2019 NHL Draft Lottery by Josh Erickson
Philadelphia Flyers Weighing Options With Their First-Round Pick – by Rob Brent

In-Depth Team Needs Series by Colton Osmond

Metro Division Team Needs
Atlantic Division Team Needs
Central Division Team Needs
Pacific Division Team Needs

2019 NHL Entry Draft February Rankings and Scouting Reports

The Top Five
#6-10 Rankings and Reports
#11-15 Rankings and Reports
#16-20 Rankings and Reports
#21-25 Rankings and Reports
#26-31 Rankings and Reports

2019 NHL Entry Draft November Rankings and Scouting Reports

The Top Five
#6-10 Rankings and Reports
#11-15 Rankings and Reports
#16-20 Rankings and Reports
#21-25 Rankings and Reports
#26-31 Rankings and Reports

Early Look, 2018 Summer Rankings for the 2019 NHL Entry Draft

Early Look at the Top 15 for the 2019 NHL Draft


Other NHL Prospect Information

2019 Memorial Cup Preview by Dan Mount

The 2018 NHL Entry Draft Headquarters

2018-19 Top Shelf Prospects Series

2019 College Free Agents Series, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4