2021 NHL Entry Draft Headquarters

Welcome to your 2021 NHL Entry Draft Headquarters right here at Last Word On Sports and Top Shelf Prospects. We have you covered with everything you will need to be ready for the big event. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and the delay in starting the NHL season, this years draft is set to take place on July 23rd and 24th. 

2021 NHL Draft

Each day, I will bring you a new player profile or topical article in the lead-up to the 2021 NHL Entry Draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word for the site that will bring you analytical and critical draft profiles and scouting reports! Last Word On Hockey and Top Shelf Prospects bring it to you. Make us your new headquarters for everything “2021 NHL Draft”!

2021 NHL Draft Headquarters

TSP: 2021 NHL Entry Draft General Information and Preview

2021 NHL Draft Grades

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


2021 Draft Final Rankings by Ben Kerr

Top 10 Prospects

#1: Matthew Beniers, Centre/Left Wing, University of Michigan Wolverines, NCAA Big Ten
#2: Owen Power, Left Defence, University of Michigan Wolverines, NCAA Big Ten


Ben’s Mock NHL Entry Draft

Mock Draft Part 1 – The Lottery Picks
Mock Draft Part 2 – Picks 9-15
First Round – Picks 16 – 31

2021 NHL Draft Class Introductions by Kyle Pereira

Matthew Beniers
Xavier Bourgault
Brady Burns
Nikita Chibrikov
Brandt Clarke
Simon Edvinsson
William Eklund
Luke Hughes
Kent Johnson
Carson Lambos
Zachary L’Hereux
Chaz Lucius
Fabian Lysell
Owen Power
Prokhor Poltapov
Aatu Raty
Isak Rosen
Theo Rochette
Cole Sillinger
Fydor Svechkov
Jesper Wallstedt


The Big Three Michigan Prospects
Eye Opening Comparison between Matthew Beniers and Anton Lundell

Kyle’s Draft Mailbag


Kyle’s February Rankings

Top 10 Picks
Picks 11 to 15 and Notable Omissions

Scouting Analysis By Gabriel Foley

Brandt Clarke Could be the Next Erik Karlsson
Stephen Halliday May Benefit by Moving to Defence
Carson Lambos is Drawing Comparisons to Alex Pietrangelo
Janis Jérôme Moser Is Ready for the NHL
Stanislav Szovil is a Top Draft Prospect


General NHL Entry Draft Articles By Chace McCallum

Undervalued Leagues at the NHL Draft
Drafting Efficiency: NHLe vs the Buffalo Sabres


In-Depth Team Needs Series by Colton Osmond

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


Main Photo: SECAUCUS, NEW JERSEY – OCTOBER 06: 2020 NHL Draft board is seen prior to the start of the first round of the 2020 National Hockey League (NHL) Draft at the NHL Network Studio on October 06, 2020 in Secaucus, New Jersey. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)