The Original Full Round Mock Draft Site

2015 NHL Draft : Round 1

Draft date: June 27th, 2015 @ 2:15 AM, in BB&T Center - Sunrise, Florida

ROUND 1

DraftSite's comments: A no-brainer. Generational talents who may become the glue that binds their other early chosen prospects


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 1

  • Weight

    190

  • School

    Erie (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 13, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    W..

DraftSite's comments: Nothing entitled about him as his elite feet, attack skills, physical push and 200 foot commitment.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 2

  • Weight

    195

  • School

    US-Under-18 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    October 28, 1996

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    D..

DraftSite's comments: Big centres are difficult to find. Arizona gets a pivot who may be there a decade.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 2

  • Weight

    170

  • School

    Erie (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    March 7, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: The connection to two Toronto management guys makes them comfortable with the pick. Can he be projected as the next Patrick Kane?


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 11

  • Weight

    171

  • School

    London (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    May 5, 1997

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    A dynamic offensive forward that backchecks hard and establishes his presence through playing smart, puck-possession hockey...

DraftSite's comments: Boston native has elite skating ability, offensive talents, speed, and no flaws, and there is hope that his physicality ramps up. This adds a second solid backline prospect to play along Hayden Fleury.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 2.5

  • Weight

    201

  • School

    US-Under-18 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    January 25, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: May never be a huge point accumulating centre-just a physical second line with upside and plenty of nasty.


  • Country

    Czech Republic

  • Height

    6' 3

  • Weight

    205

  • School

    Sarnia (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    April 6, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Provorov is PP QB, with great edging and power to his carries. Nott too shabby in his own end too.


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 0

  • Weight

    200

  • School

    Brandon (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 13, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Gets selected here because he is pro-like in his skating and decision making. All the team that selects him gets a solid puck carrier for the next decade.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 2

  • Weight

    210

  • School

    Michigan

  • Date of Birth

    January 7, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Not a fireball- just a tank who knows where to position himself and who to check robustly. Need quicker steps.


  • Country

    Switzerland

  • Height

    6' 0

  • Weight

    194

  • School

    Halifax (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    October 8, 1996

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    A winger with a great wrist and slapshot who loves to use it...

DraftSite's comments: Big Finn plays all three forward positions with power, skill and a high compete level. Creative offensive creator with a big time shot. Joins Landeskog as the twin tower. Ready to play sooner than most.


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    6' 3.75

  • Weight

    195

  • School

    TPS Turku (SM-liiga)

  • Date of Birth

    October 26, 1996

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: The next man-child that has some nasty, soft hands and plenty of bone-rattling checks in his repertoire.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 2.5

  • Weight

    189

  • School

    Kingston (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 23, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Hardest shot in the draft and the biggest wild card.


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 2

  • Weight

    183

  • School

    Tolyatti Lada (KHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 7, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    A typical Russian power forward with good size and an absolute rocket shot...

DraftSite's comments: Let the rebound begin with a defensive defenseman with some PP bite.


  • Country

    Czech Republic

  • Height

    6' 1

  • Weight

    186

  • School

    Saint John (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 21, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Not just tough, not just a competitor, he can get in position and score.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0

  • Weight

    177

  • School

    Swift Current (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    October 17, 1996

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Bruins reach for up and comer with great wheels and compete level. The Bruins take some heat, but this kid climbed the charts and I don't think their eyes were blurry.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 1.75

  • Weight

    192

  • School

    Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    March 30, 1997

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: There is no denying he is one of the top passing play-making centres in the draft, but you want him to take the shot a bit more. Looks like a steal this late.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0

  • Weight

    174

  • School

    Seattle (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    May 26, 1997

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    A rather smallish center with tremendous vision and excellent playmaking skills...

DraftSite's comments: Not much physicality but plenty of high end skill and scoring ability.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 0

  • Weight

    183

  • School

    Youngstown (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    December 9, 1996

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Thin puck handler with great vision, agility, and skating stride. Will develop as an all around player who will excel as a passer carrier and PP QB.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 3

  • Weight

    193

  • School

    Saint John (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 30, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Has got a little TvR in him. Size, skill, and speed with quick hands and great passing ability.


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 2

  • Weight

    185

  • School

    Cape Breton (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    October 31, 1996

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Strong two-way centre with size who does everything well and may be a second line centre.


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    6' 2

  • Weight

    181

  • School

    Farjestads BK (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 29, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    A gritty center with good size and likes to get his nose dirty...

DraftSite's comments: A complete player with a deceptive set of gears who can finish.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 0

  • Weight

    175

  • School

    US-Under-18 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    January 3, 1997

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    A good two-way forward with good work ethic who plays a smart game in all three zones...

DraftSite's comments: No one doubted that this world class talent that would get selected in the first round. An elite prospect who projects as a future NHL starter. Tall and thick, and has a little Carey Price in his game.


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 3

  • Weight

    187

  • School

    Magnitogorsk (KHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 22, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    A big goalie who is challenging shooters pretty well and covers the whole net...

DraftSite's comments: A sniper plain and simple.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    5' 11

  • Weight

    176

  • School

    Sioux City (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 25, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Smaller American centre who is ultra-skilled ala Tyler Johnson.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    5' 9.25

  • Weight

    162

  • School

    Ottawa 67's (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 11, 1997

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    talented center that can play wing, he has a lot of skills that can be widely used for whatever position and he would have a high value for whatever team picks him...

DraftSite's comments: Sleeper pick who is shifty with the puck and fearless in heavy traffic. Very versatile and able to slide up & down all forward lines. He may end up a pivot.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 0.5

  • Weight

    182

  • School

    USNTDP (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 29, 1997

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    An energetic forward who brings a lot of speed and impulses to the ice...

DraftSite's comments: An outstanding puck mover who excels with his toughness but needs to improve his feet.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0

  • Weight

    170

  • School

    Everett (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    April 2, 1997

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Makes many a turnover at this juncture but has size and time to develop.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 2

  • Weight

    180

  • School

    Frölunda HC (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    April 29, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Tenacious undersized pivot who is strong on his feet with an active stick and fearlessness compete level in traffic. Regular on the PK.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 10

  • Weight

    172

  • School

    Shawinigan (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 8, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Could be the next Niklas Hjarlmarsson.


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    6' 3.5

  • Weight

    177

  • School

    Linköpings HC (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 2, 1997

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.

DraftSite's comments: Playmaking centre-forward who is a relentless attacker with a terrific skill set. Needs to improve his first step quickness.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 11

  • Weight

    187

  • School

    Kelowna (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    May 23, 1997

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    This player has no scouting profile.