Connor McDavid speaks to reporters following the announcement of the NHL Draft Lottery in Toronto on Saturday, April 18, 2015. The Edmonton Oilers have won the NHL draft lottery and the right to select Connor McDavid first overall. s
The Edmonton Oilers had The Great One, No. 99. Now, they’ll likely have The Next One, No. 97 — Connor McDavid. Unbelievably, the Oilers drew the right numbers on the bingo balls Saturday and won the NHL lottery for a fourth time since 2010, and almost surely will call out the name of the Erie Otters centre McDavid at the NHL draft June 26 in Florida.
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