NHL Entry Draft

In the previous installment of this series, we took a look at the Minnesota Wild’s first-ever draft in 2000. Aside from Marian Gaborik and Nick Schultz, the team’s selections that year were mostly forgettable. At the conclusion of the 2000-01 NHL season, the Wild finished with a 25-39-13-5 record that left them at the very
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The 11th installment in this series has arrived after looking at how the Minnesota Wild did in their first 10 drafts. If you missed any of them or want a refresher, you can find those recaps below: After missing the playoffs in the previous campaign, the Wild failed to qualify for the postseason once again in 2009-10.
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The 2022 NHL Entry Draft kicks off Thursday night at the Bell Centre in Montreal with the first round. The Boston Bruins are currently not scheduled to select on opening night after they traded their first-round pick to the Anaheim Ducks at the trade deadline in March to acquire Hampus Lindholm. General manager(GM) Don Sweeney
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The Vancouver Canucks enter the 2022 NHL Entry Draft with the 15th-overall selection. This pick has produced some pretty significant players in the past, including J.T. Miller, Joe Sakic and Mike Bossy. The hope is whoever Vancouver selects can become an impact player for the foreseeable future, with one of those possibilities being Finland’s Brad
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The 2007 NHL Entry Draft in Columbus is notable for a number of reasons. It was an American-heavy draft, the first-ever in which U.S. born players went first and second overall — Patrick Kane to the Chicago Blackhawks and James van Riemsdyk to the Philadelphia Flyers, respectively — and second-ever in which 10 Americans were
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