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2019 NHL Draft : Round 1

Updated: Feb 21, 2020 09:08 am (ET)

Draft date: June 21st, 2019 @ 3:00 PM - June 22nd, 2019, in Vancouver, Canada

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ROUND 1

DraftSite's comments: No one has more offensive gifts along with the ability to use his edges to generate speed in his lateral moves


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    5' 10"

  • Weight

    170

  • School

    USNTDP (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    May 14, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Orlando, Florida born talent who many are calling the next Patrick Kane...

DraftSite's comments: Rangers add a NHL-ready skilled forward whose forward progress is difficult to deter


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 1.25"

  • Weight

    187

  • School

    TPS Turku (SM-liiga)

  • Date of Birth

    February 13, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Big Finnish man-child with above-average size, speed/skill sets...

DraftSite's comments: Blackhawks take this centre-wing who is deceptively smooth on his pins and makes any linemates better.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 4"

  • Weight

    198

  • School

    Saskatoon (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 21, 2001

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Got an early taste in the "Dub" when injuries befell the forwards on Saskatoon...

DraftSite's comments: Avalanche go for the first overall defender who many think will project one day as a number one.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0.75"

  • Weight

    195

  • School

    Vancouver (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 13, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    All situation new-age defender who can control the pace and tempo...

DraftSite's comments: Kings take a jackknife who will sandpaper AND skill you.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    5' 11.25"

  • Weight

    186

  • School

    US-Under-18 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    February 26, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Alfie's son is a 200 foot centre with decent size and elite feet and hands...

DraftSite's comments: Big & strong this big German two way right-handed defender probably shouldn’t have lasted this long.


  • Country

    Germany

  • Height

    6' 3"

  • Weight

    208

  • School

    Mannheim (DEL)

  • Date of Birth

    April 6, 2001

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Huge German defender with a strong two-way game and a willingness to take the body whenever the opportunity occurs...

DraftSite's comments: Whether he is your future speedy scoring winger or centre, big men of high skill set are hard to find.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 3.25"

  • Weight

    183

  • School

    Lethbridge (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 9, 2001

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Difference making power centre-wing with great wheels, powerful wide base and stride, motor, powerful shot and ability to use his hands to quickly take possessions and make plays...

DraftSite's comments: Big Swedish defender with a solid all-around game and upside.


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    6' 3.25"

  • Weight

    200

  • School

    AIK (Allsvenskan)

  • Date of Birth

    June 25, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Big, mobile Swedish defender who does everything at a high level...

DraftSite's comments: So creative and quick with his head, feet, and stick, he creates offensive looks that do the trick.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 0.25"

  • Weight

    173

  • School

    US-Under-17 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    March 20, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Creative centre who plays an aggressive style at a high skill level with a nice shot release...

DraftSite's comments: Sure, there will be a little wait, but the Canucks may have added a dynamic locker room presence who is on a search, destroy and score mission shift after shift.


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 0.75"

  • Weight

    196

  • School

    Vityaz Podolsk HC (Rus Jr)

  • Date of Birth

    June 24, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Dynamic winger who can make a difference in every game he plays...

DraftSite's comments: Solid two-way defender with a strong upper body and offensive upside.


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    5' 11"

  • Weight

    179

  • School

    Brynäs IF (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 26, 2001

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    An under six foot Swedish defender with terrific speed, balance and stick and already has a two-way game...

DraftSite's comments: The Wild nab a big man who moves well enough to play all three forward positions with jam.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 2"

  • Weight

    196

  • School

    US-Under-17 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    April 5, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Winger with a solid two-way game, who finds the soft spots in coverage, and has plenty of skill and good feet...

DraftSite's comments: Not just a high-end goalie prospect, also a terrific all-around athlete.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 3"

  • Weight

    198

  • School

    US-Under-17 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    April 19, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    It is very rare that NHL teams select and strike gold with 18 year old goaltending prospects in the top 50 selections, because the cultivation process and uncertainty of accurate evaluations...

DraftSite's comments: Flyers takes a future PP QB who lacks size, but can push the pace, pass the puck and get back in his end in a hurry.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    5' 11.25"

  • Weight

    189

  • School

    USNTDP (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 5, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Reliable all-around mobile defenseman who needs to add weight and muscle on his thin frame...

DraftSite's comments: Size no longer matters - especially when the player has his hockey smarts, stick, and scoring ability.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    5' 7.25"

  • Weight

    163

  • School

    US-Under-17 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    January 2, 2001

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Right now, a diminutive score with great wheels, passing hands, a feisty side and an incredible goal scoring ability...

DraftSite's comments: Former BCHL scoring champ who is deceptive scorer and tenacious forechecker.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 10.5"

  • Weight

    192

  • School

    Victoria (BCHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 28, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Savvy scorer with exceptional foot speed, elite diaganostic ability...

DraftSite's comments: The Knight’s confidence in his full recovery may pay off in spades!


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 11"

  • Weight

    168

  • School

    Winnipeg Ice (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 26, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Spirited competitor with skill and competitiveness...

DraftSite's comments: They will have to wait a couple seasons of nurturing, but Dallas Stars have added a smart, sure-footed passer and skater.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 3"

  • Weight

    193

  • School

    Mississauga (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    August 19, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Tall OHL left defender who plays on Mississauga’s top pairing...

DraftSite's comments: This hard-shooting RD defenseman has displayed a two-way game based on his strong feet and stick.


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    186

  • School

    Kelowna (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    September 24, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Kelowna defenseman factory part one: this Finnish import acclimated to the smaller ice surface quickly and plays a style which dictates his gaining the offensive zone...

DraftSite's comments: The Jets will monitor the upward progress of his strength and development; no denying his vision, agility and anticipation.


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    5' 11.25"

  • Weight

    200

  • School

    Lukko Rauma (SM-liiga)

  • Date of Birth

    March 2, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    An undersized Finnish defender already playing in the Finnish elite league...

DraftSite's comments: The Penquins takes Patrick’s big framed speedy son, who reads and plays fast and with some edge.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 1"

  • Weight

    212

  • School

    Sherbrooke (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 25, 2001

  • Scouting Report

    Patrick's son already has one strong rookie season in the Q under his belt and looks to build on his 45 point season...

DraftSite's comments: The Kings gets them some push the pace Swede who is the one doing the pushing.


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    6' 0.25"

  • Weight

    193

  • School

    Djurgården (Allsvenskan)

  • Date of Birth

    April 6, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    A push-the-pace attacking defenseman who plays with some jam, and a blazing wrist shot...

DraftSite's comments: Long term developmental scorer who the Isles are happy to wait for...to become a scorer.


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    6' 0.75"

  • Weight

    193

  • School

    HV71 (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    May 24, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    So far he has had an injury-riddle past that probably has set him back in his development...

DraftSite's comments: Preds scoop this total package centre-wing who very well might the last of the top-end centre prospects.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 11.75"

  • Weight

    183

  • School

    Niagara (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    July 28, 2001

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    High tempo terrific skater who unearths his share of pucks with aggressive pursuit speed...

DraftSite's comments: In a draft so full of possible NHL centers, you can count him out as yet another with upside to play there-or anywhere up front.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    170

  • School

    London (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 15, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Centre-wing with excellent speed, hands, shot and instincts...

DraftSite's comments: He may not be the biggest prospect, but this three zone centre-wing is a fearless lightning in the bottle competitor.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 9.25"

  • Weight

    165

  • School

    Moncton (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 28, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    High-pace undersized wing who who displays a high hockey IQ, speed, quickness and a high-level of competitiveness...

DraftSite's comments: The Lightning re-unite the Foote brothers by selecting this big left wing who needs time...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 3.5"

  • Weight

    195

  • School

    Kelowna (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    November 29, 2000

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Adan Foote's second son is a big strong forward who advances the puck well and has a strong, heavy wrist shot...

DraftSite's comments: The Hurricane is going to want this high visioned creative playmaker to shoot more.


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0.75"

  • Weight

    180

  • School

    London (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    May 28, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Smart quick scoring centre who gets loose and can shoot the puck...

DraftSite's comments: Just a raw fearless decisive winger, scorer who can play the bumper on the PP, and the other three zones too


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0.5"

  • Weight

    170

  • School

    Moose Jaw (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    May 28, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Solidly built winger who is confident in his carries in the high traffic, and had a 36 goal 81 point season...

DraftSite's comments: Bruins add a big centre-wing with great speed and physical stature.


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 3.25"

  • Weight

    212

  • School

    USNTDP (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    April 5, 2001

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Elmira-New York native with excellent size, physicality, competitiveness and good jump and feet...

DraftSite's comments: Sabres add a fleet a foot mailman…


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    170

  • School

    Sioux Falls (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    July 24, 2001

  • Scouting Report

    Lightweight mobile new age attacking defenseman with good upside due to his mobility, puck carrying skills and over all awareness...