NHL Entry Draft

The 2021 NHL Draft is finally here. Similar to last year, it won’t be the normal festivities of players coming up to receive their jersey from an NHL general manager. It will be done virtually in their homes with their families. Nevertheless, 223 talented hockey players will realize the dream of being selected by an
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Dmitri Rashevsky 2020-21 Team: Dynamo St. Petersburg/Dynamo Moskva (VHL)Date of Birth: Oct. 9, 2000Place of Birth: St. Petersburg, RussiaHt: 6-foot-1 Wt: 165 poundsShoots: LeftPosition: Right WingNHL Draft Eligibility: 2019 first-year eligible, three-time draft returnee Rankings Dmitri Rashevsky is a twice-overage forward re-entering the NHL draft for a third year in a row, having gone undrafted
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The 2012 NHL Entry Draft in Pittsburgh is notable for being the 50th NHL Entry Draft and for producing many present-day stars who are in their primes, such as Morgan Rielly, Jacob Trouba, Filip Forsberg, Tomas Hertl, and Andrey Vasilevskiy. The 2012 NHL Entry Draft produced a number of players who have entered their primes
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After one of their most successful seasons in franchise history, the Florida Panthers find themselves under pressure to repeat their success, especially with captain Aleksander Barkov set to become an unrestricted free agent after the 2021-22 season and Jonathan Huberdeau’s contract expiring the next offseason. Related: THW 2021 NHL Draft Guide With both of those
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Welcome to a brand new series here at The Hockey Writers called “Road to the Draft.” In this series, our draft contributors will count down from 32nd overall all the way to 1st overall and revisit each player taken with that pick between 2010 and 2020. The goal of this series is to reflect on
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William Eklund 2020-21 Team: Djurgårdens IF (#71)Date of Birth: Oct. 12, 2002Place of Birth: Haninge, SwedenHt: 5-foot-10 Wt: 172 poundsShoots: LeftPosition: C/LWNHL Draft Eligibility: 2021 first-year eligible Rankings: NHL Central Scouting: 1st (amongst EU skaters)The Hockey Writers (Zator): 3rdThe Hockey Writers (Baracchini): 4thThe Hockey Writers (Forbes): 3rdEliteProspects.com: 2ndDobber Prospects: 2ndCraig Button, TSN: 6thBob McKenzie, TSN:
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The 2021 Draft Lottery is now set for July 23, and the teams hoping for the first overall pick are starting to dream of adding that next great piece to their roster. The majority of top NHL draft picks do work out in some form or fashion, but not always. In 1993, the Ottawa Senators
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The 2018 and 2019 drafts are somewhat of a sore spot for fans of the Detroit Red Wings for two reasons: the Hughes brothers. Quinn, a defenseman, was selected in 2018 by the Vancouver Canucks at seventh overall, the next pick after the Red Wings drafted Filip Zadina. The tanking “motto” for the 2018-19 season
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Consider The Hockey Writers your go-to source for everything related to the NHL Draft and this page your live home page for information on the upcoming 2021 NHL Entry Draft. Bookmark this page and check back often as it will be constantly updated leading up to hockey’s version of Christmas. THW’s 2021 NHL Draft Guide is your quintessential draft
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