League announces order of selections for NHL Entry Draft

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The NHL announced the order of selection for the NHL Entry Draft June 20 and 21 in Ottawa. Round 1 will take place Friday evening and Rounds 2-7 go Saturday.

THN.com’s Draft Central leading up to the draft with pick-by-pick live coverage during all seven rounds.

Round 1

1. Tampa Bay

2. Los Angeles

3. Atlanta

4. St. Louis

5. NY Islanders

6. Columbus

7. Toronto

8. Phoenix

9. Nashville (from FLA)

10. Vancouver

11. Chicago

12. Anaheim (from EDM)

13. Buffalo

14. Carolina

15. Nashville

16. Boston

17. Calgary

18. Ottawa

19. Columbus (from COL)

20. NY Rangers

21. New Jersey

22. Edmonton (from ANA)

23. Washington

24. Minnesota

25. Montreal

26. Buffalo (from S.J.)

27. Philadelphia

28. Los Angeles (from DAL)

29. Atlanta (from PIT)

30. Detroit

Round 2

31. Florida (from T.B.)

32. Los Angeles

33. St. Louis (from ATL)

34. St. Louis

35. Phoenix

36. NY Islanders

37. Columbus

38. Phoenix (from TOR)

39. Phoenix

40. Nashville (from FLA)

41. Vancouver

42. Ottawa (from CHI)

43. Anaheim (from EDM)

44. Buffalo

45. Carolina

46. Nashville

47. Boston

48. Los Angeles (from CGY)

49. Phoenix (from OTT)

50. Colorado

51. NY Rangers

52. New Jersey

53. NY Islanders (from ANA-EDM)

54. Washington

55. Minnesota

56. Montreal

57. Washington (from S.J.)

58. Washington (from PHI)

59. Dallas

60. Toronto (from PIT)

61. Los Angeles (from DET)

Round 3

62. Tampa Bay

63. Los Angeles

64. Atlanta

65. St. Louis

66. NY Islanders

67. Columbus

68. Toronto

69. Phoenix

70. Toronto (from FLA)

71. Anaheim (from VAN)

72. Chicago

73. NY Islanders (from EDM-ANA)

74. Buffalo

75. NY Rangers (from CAR)

76. Nashville

77. Boston

78. Calgary

79. Ottawa

80. Florida (from COL)

81. Los Angeles (from NYR)

82. New Jersey

83. Anaheim

84. Washington

85. Anaheim (from MIN)

86. Montreal

87. St. Louis (from S.J.)

88. Los Angeles (from PHI)

89. Dallas

90. Phoenix (from PIT)

91. Detroit

Round 4

92. Los Angeles (from T.B.)

93. Washington (from L.A.)

94. Atlanta

95. St. Louis

96. NY Islanders

97. Columbus

98. Toronto

99. Phoenix

100. Florida

101. Los Angeles (from VAN)

102. Chicago

103. Edmonton

104. Buffalo

105. Carolina

106. Nashville

107. Boston

108. Calgary

109. Ottawa

110. Colorado

111. St. Louis (from NYR)

112. New Jersey

113. Anaheim

114. Calgary (conditional from WSH-BOS)

115. Minnesota

116. Montreal

117. San Jose

118. Philadelphia

119. Ottawa (from DAL-T.B.)

120. Pittsburgh

121. Detroit

Round 5

122. Tampa Bay

123. Los Angeles

124. Atlanta

125. St. Louis

126. NY Islanders

127. Columbus

128. Toronto

129. Toronto (from PHX)

130. Toronto (from FLA)

131. Vancouver

132. Chicago

133. Edmonton

134. Buffalo

135. Columbus (from CAR)

136. Nashville

137. Boston

138. Calgary

139. Ottawa

140. Colorado

141. NY Rangers

142. New Jersey

143. Anaheim

144. Washington

145. Minnesota

146. San Jose (from MTL)

147. San Jose

148. NY Islanders (from PHI)

149. Dallas

150. Pittsburgh

151. Detroit

Round 6

152. Tampa Bay

153. Los Angeles

154. Atlanta

155. St. Louis

156. NY Islanders

157. Columbus

158. Toronto

159. Phoenix

160. Tampa Bay (from FLA-CHI)

161. Vancouver

162. Chicago

163. Edmonton

164. Buffalo

165. Carolina

166. Nashville

167. Colorado (from BOS)

168. Calgary

169. Chicago (from OTT)

170. Colorado

171. NY Rangers

172. New Jersey

173. Boston (from ANA)

174. Washington

175. NY Islanders (from MIN)

176. Dallas (from MTL)

177. San Jose

178. Philadelphia

179. Los Angeles (from DAL)

180. Pittsburgh

181. Detroit

Round 7

182. Tampa Bay

183. Los Angeles

184. Atlanta

185. Los Angeles (from STL-ANA)

186. San Jose (from NYI)

187. Columbus

188. Toronto

189. Phoenix

190. Florida

191. Vancouver

192. Chicago

193. Edmonton

194. San Jose (from BUF)

195. Carolina

196. Tampa Bay (from NSH)

197. Boston

198. Calgary

199. Ottawa

200. Colorado

201. NY Rangers

202. New Jersey

203. Tampa Bay (from ANA)

204. Washington

205. New Jersey (from MIN)

206. Montreal

207. San Jose

208. Philadelphia

209. Dallas

210. Pittsburgh

211. Detroit

NOTES

Round 1

Pick 9 (Florida to Nashville): Nashville traded G Tomas Vokoun to Florida for Detroit's 2nd-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft (previously acquired) and Florida's 1st- and 2nd-round picks in 2008 (June 22, 2007).

Pick 12 (Edmonton to Anaheim): Edmonton transferred its 1st-, 2nd- and 3rd-round picks in the 2008 Entry Draft to Anaheim for the signing of Restricted Free Agent LW Dustin Penner (July 3, 2007).

Pick 19 (Colorado to Columbus): Columbus traded D Adam Foote to Colorado for Colorado's 1st-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft and a conditional pick in 2009 (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 22 (Anaheim to Edmonton): Edmonton traded D Chris Pronger to Anaheim for RW Joffrey Lupul, D Ladislav Smid, Anaheim’s 1st-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft, and 1st- and 2nd-round picks in 2008 (July 3, 2006).

Pick 26 (San Jose to Buffalo): Buffalo traded D Brian Campbell and its 7th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to San Jose for RW Steve Bernier and its 1st-round pick in 2008 (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 28 (Dallas to Los Angeles): Los Angeles traded D Mattias Norstrom, RW Konstantin Pushkarev and its 3rd- and 4th-round picks in the 2007 Entry Draft to Dallas for D Jaroslav Modry, D Johan Fransson, Dallas' 2nd- and 3rd-round picks in 2007 and 1st-round pick in 2008 (Feb. 27, 2007).


Pick 29 (Pittsburgh to Atlanta): Pittsburgh traded RW Colby Armstrong, C Erik Christensen, C Angelo Esposito and its 1st-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to Atlanta for RW Marian Hossa and RW Pascal Dupuis (Feb. 26, 2008).

Round 2

Pick 31 (Tampa Bay to Florida): Florida traded C Chris Gratton to Tampa Bay for Tampa Bay's 2nd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (June 13, 2007).

Pick 33 (Atlanta to St. Louis): St. Louis traded C Keith Tkachuk to Atlanta for C Glen Metropolit and Atlanta's 1st- and 3rd-round picks in the 2007 Entry Draft and 2nd-round pick in 2008 (Feb. 25, 2007).

Pick 35 - Assigned to Phoenix for club not signing 2004 first-round pick RW Blake Wheeler.

Pick 38 (Toronto to Phoenix): Toronto traded D Brendan Bell and its 2nd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to Phoenix for C Yanic Perreault and Phoenix's 5th-round pick in 2008 (Feb. 27, 2007).

Pick 40 (Florida to Nashville): See Pick 9.

Pick 42 (Chicago to Ottawa): Chicago traded D Tom Preissing, C Josh Hennessy, D Michal Barinka and Chicago’s 2nd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to Ottawa for RW Martin Havlat and C Bryan Smolinski (July 9, 2006).

Pick 43 (Edmonton to Anaheim): See Pick 12.

Pick 48 (Calgary to Los Angeles): Los Angeles traded C Craig Conroy to Calgary for C Jamie Lundmark, Calgary's 4th-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft and 2nd-round pick in 2008 (Jan. 29, 2007).

Pick 49 (Ottawa to Phoenix): Ottawa traded its 2nd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to Phoenix for LW Oleg Saprykin and Phoenix's 7th-round pick in 2007 (Feb. 27, 2007).

Pick 53 (Anaheim to NY Islanders, via Edmonton):

(1) Anaheim to Edmonton: See Pick 22.

(2) Edmonton to NY Islanders: Edmonton traded Anaheim's 2nd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (previously acquired) to NY Islanders for D Allan Rourke and Edmonton's 3rd-round pick in 2008 (previously acquired) (July 3, 2007).

Pick 57 (San Jose to Washington): San Jose traded Carolina's 2nd-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft (previously acquired) and San Jose's 2nd-round pick in 2008 to Washington for Buffalo's 1st-round pick in 2007 (previously acquired) (June 22, 2007).

Pick 58 (Philadelphia to Washington): Washington traded Carolina's 2nd-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft (previously acquired) to Philadelphia for Nashville's 3rd-round pick in 2007 (previously acquired) and Philadelphia's 2nd-round pick in 2008 (June 23, 2007).

Pick 60 (Pittsburgh to Toronto): Toronto traded D Hal Gill to Pittsburgh for Pittsburgh's 2nd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft and 5th-round pick in 2009 (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 61 (Detroit to Los Angeles): Detroit traded its 2nd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft and 4th-round pick in 2009 to Los Angeles for D Brad Stuart (Feb. 26, 2008).

Round 3

Pick 70 (Florida to Toronto): Toronto traded LW Chad Kilger to Florida for Florida's 3rd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 26, 2008).


Pick 71 (Vancouver to Anaheim): For the hiring of head coach Randy Carlyle, Anaheim transferred its 3rd-round pick in the 2006 Entry Draft and 2nd-round pick in 2007 to Vancouver. Additionally, Vancouver transferred its 3rd-round pick in 2008 to Anaheim (July 25, 2005).

Pick 73 (Edmonton to NY Islanders, via Anaheim):

(1) Edmonton to NY Islanders: Edmonton traded D Marc-Andre Bergeron and its 3rd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to NY Islanders for D Denis Grebeshkov (Feb. 18, 2007).

(2) NY Islanders to Edmonton: See Pick 53.

(3) Edmonton to Anaheim: See Pick 12.

(4) Anaheim to NY Islanders: NY Islanders traded D Marc-Andre Bergeron to Anaheim for Edmonton's 3rd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (previously acquired) (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 75 (Carolina to NY Rangers): Carolina traded D Andrew Hutchinson, C Joe Barnes and Carolina's 3rd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to NY Rangers for C Matt Cullen (July 17, 2007).

Pick 80 (Colorado to Florida): Florida traded D Ruslan Salei to Colorado for D Karlis Skrastins and Colorado's 3rd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 81 (NY Rangers to Los Angeles): NY Rangers traded RW Jason Ward, C Jan Marek, RW Marc-Andre Cliche and their 3rd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to Los Angeles for LW Sean Avery and LW John Seymour (Feb. 5, 2007).

Pick 85 (Minnesota to Anaheim): Anaheim traded D Marc-Andre Bergeron to Minnesota for Minnesota's 3rd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (June 10, 2008).

Pick 87 (San Jose to St. Louis): St. Louis traded its 1st-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft to San Jose for Toronto's 1st- and 2nd-round picks in 2007 (previously acquired) and San Jose's 3rd-round pick in 2008 (June 22, 2007).

Pick 88 (Philadelphia to Los Angeles): Los Angeles traded D Jaroslav Modry to Philadelphia for Philadelphia's 3rd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 19, 2008).

Pick 90 (Pittsburgh to Phoenix): Pittsburgh traded LW Dan Carcillo and its 3rd-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to Phoenix for RW Georges Laraque (Feb. 27, 2007).

Round 4

Pick 92 (Tampa Bay to Los Angeles): Los Angeles traded G Ryan Munce to Tampa Bay for Tampa Bay's 4th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Jan. 20, 2007).

Pick 93 (Los Angeles to Washington): Washington traded its 4th-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft to Los Angeles for Los Angeles' 6th-round pick in 2007 and 4th-round pick in 2008 (June 23, 2007).

Pick 101 (Vancouver to Los Angeles): Los Angeles traded D Brent Sopel to Vancouver for Anaheim’s 2nd-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft (previously acquired) and Vancouver's 4th-round pick in 2008 (Feb. 26, 2007).

Pick 111 (NY Rangers to St. Louis): NY Rangers traded their 4th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to St. Louis for D Christian Backman (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 114 (Washington to Boston, conditional to Calgary):

(1) Washington to Boston: Boston traded D Milan Jurcina to Washington for Washington's 4th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 1, 2007).

(2) Boston to Calgary, conditional: Calgary traded D Andrew Ference and RW Chuck Kobasew to Boston for D Brad Stuart, C Wayne Primeau and a conditional pick in the 2008 Entry Draft.


Pick 119 (Dallas to Ottawa, via Tampa Bay):

(1) Dallas to Tampa Bay: Tampa Bay traded D Darryl Sydor to Dallas for Dallas’ 4th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (July 2, 2006).

(2) Tampa Bay to Ottawa: Ottawa traded its 5th-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft, Phoenix's 7th-round pick in 2007 (previously acquired) and Ottawa's 7th-round pick in 2007 to Tampa Bay for Dallas' 4th-round pick in 2008 (previously acquired) (June 23, 2007).

Round 5

Pick 129 (Phoenix to Toronto): See Pick 38.

Pick 130 (Florida to Toronto): Toronto traded RW Wade Belak to Florida for Florida's 5th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 135 (Carolina to Columbus): Columbus traded RW Anson Carter to Carolina for Carolina's 5th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 23, 2007).

Pick 146 (Montreal to San Jose): Montreal traded D Craig Rivet and its 5th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to San Jose for D Josh Gorges and San Jose's 1st-round pick in 2007 (Feb. 25, 2007).

Pick 148 (Philadelphia to NY Islanders): Philadelphia traded C Randy Robitaille and its 5th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to NY Islanders for C Michael York (Dec. 20, 2006).

Round 6

Pick 160 (Florida to Tampa Bay, via Chicago):

(1) Florida to Chicago: Florida traded its 6th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to Chicago for G Craig Anderson (June 24, 2006).

(2) Chicago to Tampa Bay: Chicago traded LW Karl Stewart and Florida’s 6th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (previously acquired) to Tampa Bay for RW Nikita Alexeev (Feb. 27, 2007).

Pick 167 (Boston to Colorado): Colorado traded Calgary's 6th-round pick in the 2007 Entry Draft (previously acquired) to Boston for Boston's 6th-round pick in 2008 (June 23, 2007).

Pick 169 (Ottawa to Chicago): Chicago traded RW Martin Lapointe to Ottawa for Ottawa's 6th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 173 (Anaheim to Boston): Boston traded RW Brandon Bochenski to Anaheim for D Shane Hnidy, Anaheim's 6th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft and the voiding of Anaheim's previously-acquired option to switch 4th-round picks in 2008 (Jan. 2, 2008).

Pick 175 (Minnesota to NY Islanders): NY Islanders traded LW Chris Simon to Minnesota for Minnesota's 6th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 176 (Montreal to Dallas): Montreal traded C Mike Ribeiro and its 6th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to Dallas for D Janne Niinimaa and Dallas' 5th-round pick in 2007 (Sept. 30, 2006).

Pick 179 (Dallas to Los Angeles): Los Angeles traded C Evgeny Federov to Dallas for Dallas' 6th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Dec. 10, 2007).


Round 7

Pick 185 (St. Louis to Los Angeles, via Anaheim):

(1) St. Louis to Anaheim: Anaheim traded C Andy McDonald to St. Louis for C Doug Weight, Michal Birner and St. Louis' 7th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Dec. 14, 2007).

(2) Anaheim to Los Angeles: Los Angeles traded G Jean-Sebastien Aubin to Anaheim for St. Louis' 7th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (previously acquired) (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 186 (NY Islanders to San Jose): San Jose traded D Rob Davison to NY Islanders for the Islanders' 7th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 194 (Buffalo to San Jose): See Pick 26.

Pick 196 (Nashville to Tampa Bay): Nashville traded its 7th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft to Tampa Bay for LW Jan Hlavac (Feb. 26, 2008)

Pick 203 (Anaheim to Tampa Bay): Tampa Bay traded D Jay Leach to Anaheim for RW Brandon Segal and Anaheim's 7th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (Feb. 26, 2008).

Pick 205 (Minnesota to New Jersey): New Jersey traded LW Aaron Voros to Minnesota for Minnesota's 7th-round pick in the 2008 Entry Draft (March 1, 2007).

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