TOP STORIES

 

Musils reunited with Oilers

When Edmonton Oilers scout Frank Musil was a second-round entry draft pick of the Minnesota North Stars 28 years ago, he found out about it a year later because “that’s the way it was back then with the censorship.”

 
 
 
 

2011 FIRST ROUND


1. Edmonton Oilers
RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS
RED DEER, WHL


2. Colorado Avalanche
GABRIEL LANDESKOG
KITCHENER, OHL


3. Florida Panthers
JONATHAN HUBERDEAU
SAINT JOHN, QMJHL


4. New Jersey Devils
ADAM LARSSON
SKELLEFTEA, SWEDEN


5. New York Islanders
RYAN STROME
NIAGARA, OHL


6. Ottawa Senators
MIKA ZIBANEJAD
DJURGARDEN, SWEDEN


7. Winnipeg Jets
MARK SCHEIFELE
BARRIE, OHL



8. Philadelphia Flyers (from CLB)
SEAN COUTURIER
DRUMMONDVILLE, QMJHL


9. Boston Bruins (from TOR)
DOUGIE HAMILTON
NIAGARA, OHL


10. Minnesota Wild
JONAS BRODIN
FARJESTAD, SWEDEN


11. Colorado Avalanche (from STL)
DUNCAN SIEMENS
SASKATOON, WHL


12. Carolina Hurricanes
RYAN MURPHY
KITCHENER, OHL


13. Calgary Flames
SVEN BAERTSCHI
PORTLAND, WHL


14. Dallas Stars
JAMIE OLEKSIAK
NORTHEASTERN, NCAA

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Sens’ GM doesn’t see risk in acquiring...

It could be one of the shrewdest moves of Bryan Murray’s career.

 

Flames steal the show on Day 2 of NHL...

The Calgary Flames played a little give and take to grab the headlines on Saturday — Day 2 of the National Hockey League’s entry draft at Xcel Energy Center.

 

Canucks tend to goal in Round 3

The Vancouver Canucks needed to get bigger, better and deeper with eight selections in the NHL entry draft, and they needed to select a goaltender.

 

Father of Sens’ top pick fled Iranian...

Mehrdad Zibanejad stood outside a restaurant on the concourse level here at the Xcel Arena late Friday night, a world away from his roots.

 
 
 
 

DRAFT ESSENTIALS

 

Draft order

Pick by pick

 

Final Rankings: Spring 2012

Top ranked draft eligible players.

 

Most NHL-Ready

So which prospects may be ready to step in and step up as soon as 2012?

 

Draft Sleepers

Who may surprise.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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