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2017 NHL Draft Results

With the exciting week that included the 2017 NHL Awards and the Vegas Golden Knights’ expansion draft behind us, it’s time for teams to roll the dice on what they hope to be the future of their franchises. With the Pittsburgh Penguins crowned back-to-back Stanley Cup champions, it’s time to officially kick off next year, renew hope, and instill faith that maybe next year it could be you.

The 2017 NHL Draft will take place at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois and can be caught live on NBCSN, with the broadcast beginning at 7 pm ET.


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Round 1

Pick Team Player Position Amateur Team
1 New Jersey Devils  Nico Hischier  C  Halifax
2 Philadelphia Flyers  Nolan Patrick C Brandon
3 Dallas Stars Miro Heiskanen  D  HIFK
4 Colorado Avalanche Cale Makar  D Brooks
5 Vancouver Canucks  Elias Pettersson  C Timra IK
6 Vegas Golden Knights  Cody Glass C Portland
7 New York Rangers/Coyotes  Lias Andersson C HV 71
8 Buffalo Sabres Casey Mittelstadt C Eden Prairie
9 Detroit Red Wings Michael Rasmussen C Tri-City
10 Florida Panthers Owen Tippett RW Mississauga
11 Los Angeles Kings  Gabriel Vilardi  C Windsor
12 Carolina Hurricanes  Martin Necas C Brno
13 Vegas Golden Knights/Jets  Nick Suzuki C Owen Sound
14 Tampa Bay Lightning Callan Foote D Kelowna
15 Vegas Golden Knights/Islanders  Erik Brannstrom D HV 71
16 Calgary Flames Juuso Valimaki D Tri-City
17 Toronto Maple Leafs  Timothy Liljegren D Rogle
18 Boston Bruins  Urho Vaakanainen  D  JYP
19 San Jose Sharks  Joshua Norris C USA U-18
20 St. Louis Blues Robert Thomas  C  London
21 New York Rangers  Filip Chytil C PSG Zlin
22 Edmonton Oilers Kailer Yamamoto RW Spokane
23 Arizona Coyotes/Wild  Pierre-Olivier Joseph D Charlottetown
24 Winnipeg Jets/Blue Jackets Kristian Vesalainen  LW/RW Frolunda
25 Montreal Canadiens  Ryan Poehling C St. Cloud State
26 Dallas Stars/ Blackhawks  Jake Oettinger G Boston University
27 Philadelphia Flyers/Blues Morgan Frost C Sault Ste. Marie
28 Ottawa Senators Shane Bowers C  Waterloo
29 Chicago Blackhawks/Stars Henri Jokiharju  D Portland
30 Nashville Predators Eeli Tolvanen RW Sioux City
31 St Louis Blues/ Penguins Klim Kostin C, LW Dynamo Moscow


Alex Lair

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