NHL Draft

His NHL Draft story remains memorable for Anders Lee

By: Chris Lomon

The New York Islanders captain, is part of an impressive list of late-round draft picks who have gone on to enjoy a prosperous NHL careers.

July 5, 2022

Byfield becomes highest-drafted Black player in NHL history

By: Canadian Press

Quinton Byfield became the highest drafted Black player in NHL history on Tuesday night when the Los Angeles Kings selected him with the second pick.

October 6, 2020

NY Rangers select Lafreniere with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

By: Canadian Press

The New York Rangers selected Canadian forward Alexis Lafreniere with the No. 1 pick in the NHL draft on Tuesday night.

October 6, 2020

Rangers win NHL draft lottery, shot at Lafreniere

By: Canadian Press

The New York Rangers won the second phase of the NHL draft lottery, giving them a shot at selecting winger Alexis Lafreniere.

August 10, 2020

Placeholder team wins NHL draft lottery

By: Canadian Press

Alexis Lafreniere will have to wait a little longer to find out where he'll start his NHL career.

June 26, 2020

Devils draw top pick in NHL draft lottery

By: Canadian Press

The New Jersey Devils will have the No. 1 pick at this year's NHL draft.

April 9, 2019

10 draft picks give Rangers options in unfamiliar rebuild

By: Canadian Press

The Rangers face an unfamiliar challenge after stockpiling picks for the June draft: Maximizing a franchise-record 10 selections, including three in the first round.

February 28, 2018

Behind-The-Scenes of Max Domi’s NHL Draft Experience

By: Catherine Faas

Our cameras follow Max Domi behind-the-scenes at the 2013 NHL Entry Draft before, during, and after being drafted by the Phoenix Coyotes.

July 19, 2013

Top Player Tweets of the Week (June 28th – July 5th)

By: Catherine Faas

This week, the players shared their reactions to the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.

July 5, 2013

2013 NHL Draft - Nathan MacKinnon

By: NHLPA Staff

Nathan MacKinnon, the Halifax Mooseheads superstar was the 1st overall pick in the 2013 NHL Draft by the Colorado Avalanche.

June 30, 2013

Dreams Come True On Draft Day

By: Ryan Parker

MacKinnon, Drouin, Jones & the other top names all highlight the 1st round of the 2013 NHL Draft

June 30, 2013

Top Draft Prospects Go Behind-The-Scenes At Game 3 Of The Stanley Cup Finals

By: Catherine Faas

Nathan MacKinnon, Seth Jones, Darnell Nurse, and Jonathan Drouin get a taste of the NHL at the Stanley Cup Finals.

June 18, 2013

Another Step in the Journey - 2013 NHL Combine

By: Ryan Parker

The top-rated prospects for the upcoming NHL Draft were in Toronto recently for the 2013 NHL Combine, an event that tests their physical ability, as well as their personalities.

June 7, 2013

Drafting The Future in Pittsburgh

By: Ryan Parker

The NHL's best young prospects took the next step in fulfilling their dreams of becoming NHL stars during the first round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft

June 25, 2012