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2017 NHL Mock Draft : Final Version : Round 2

Updated: Aug 21, 2018 11:32 am (ET)

Draft date: June 23rd, 2017 @ 10:00 PM - June 24th, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois

Final Version - Published: June 23, 2017, 11:11 am

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ROUND 2


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    6' 2"

  • Weight

    190

  • School

    Espoo Blues (SM-liiga)

  • Date of Birth

    January 1, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    A year or so back, he was considered one of the Finnish jewels of this class, but there is some doubt as to whether he truly projects as a top four NHL player: he is of only average size, has little ruggedness, or few abilities that project him as a stay at home defender...


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    5' 11"

  • Weight

    175

  • School

    Brynäs IF (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    October 30, 1998

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Lightweight, elusivr Swedish winger with great hands and feet...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 1.25"

  • Weight

    192

  • School

    US-Under-18 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    May 5, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Rangy centreman with a long stride who projects as a physical two-way centreman...


  • Country

    Czech Republic

  • Height

    6' 0.5"

  • Weight

    189

  • School

    Zlin (Czech)

  • Date of Birth

    September 5, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Big, edgy centre with good, soft hands, puck skills, and foot speed and is smart in his carries...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    172

  • School

    Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    May 14, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    200 foot centreman who needs a bit more girth, but he comes to play every game every shift, in all three zones...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0.75"

  • Weight

    175

  • School

    Waterloo (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    July 30, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Highly skilled two way centre that plays a mature 200 game...


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 5.5"

  • Weight

    200

  • School

    Prince George (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    November 20, 1998

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    The team that selects this huge Russian prospect will be doing so based on size and agility at his stature, and his over-all skill level...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 6"

  • Weight

    190

  • School

    Muskegon (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 9, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Impressive big goaltender who has finally slowed down and learned to let his enormous size and gifts to do the work instead of getting in “fire drill mode...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 1.5"

  • Weight

    195

  • School

    Victoriaville (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 8, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    The Châteauguay Grenadiers graduate is the surprise door prize that will fall to a team not picking first but in the high pick area...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    5' 10"

  • Weight

    180

  • School

    Erie (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    August 31, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Fast, quick offensive generator who passes the puck while displaying high end skill and feet...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    182

  • School

    US-Under-18 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    February 19, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Has considerable tools and gifts that put him in a position to be a solid pro someday, but so far lacks commitment and on-ice intensity to grow more of his game...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 9"

  • Weight

    170

  • School

    Acadie-Bathurst (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 18, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Quick hands and ability to pounce of rebounds...


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    172

  • School

    Rogle BK (Allsvenskan)

  • Date of Birth

    August 18, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Power play producing centre-wing who has terrific hands in the tight spaces and around the net...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 1"

  • Weight

    178

  • School

    Moose Jaw (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 17, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    His fluidness and light edging are what starts the conversation projecting him as an eventually pro defender...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 9"

  • Weight

    176

  • School

    Medicine Hat (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    November 3, 1998

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Smaller late birthday winger who suffers from the fact he isn’t all that big...


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    5' 11"

  • Weight

    170

  • School

    Portland (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 17, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Not big or thick, but prototypical in style to the new age defenseman who has good feet, stick, and high skill in playing the game at the fastest pace...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 11"

  • Weight

    184

  • School

    Des Moines (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    September 17, 1998

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Undersized two-way defender who is an excellent skater with high end hockey sense, vision, and competitiveness...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 2.5"

  • Weight

    177

  • School

    Brandon (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 14, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    An offensive star in the lower tiers, he is trying to turn himself into more of a power forward...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 1"

  • Weight

    160

  • School

    London (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    September 13, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    World class skater who is feather light but has a strong nose for the back of the net...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 3.75"

  • Weight

    183

  • School

    Guelph (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 15, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Big Centre-forward with a pro heavy wrist shot...


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    6' 4"

  • Weight

    196

  • School

    HPK Hameenlinna (SM-liiga)

  • Date of Birth

    March 9, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Big Finnish goalie who plays with quickness, mobility, recovery speed, and post-to-post agility...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    152

  • School

    Tri-City (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    July 20, 1998

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Second year eligible who has elevated game, his confidence, and his grittiness...

Reilly Walsh

  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    177

  • School

    Chicago (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    April 21, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Possibly the best Eastern Prep school prospect in the class...


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    6' 2"

  • Weight

    190

  • School

    Sioux Falls (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    November 16, 1998

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Big mobile defender who had an entire year of injuries that hampered his growth and confidence...


  • Country

    France

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    174

  • School

    Grenoble (Magnus)

  • Date of Birth

    September 13, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    French born centreman who was France’s best player in the Division One World Juniors despite being the team’s youngest member...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 4"

  • Weight

    196

  • School

    Lethbridge (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    November 1, 1998

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Big goaler with broad shoulders, long legs and a really wide stance...


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 0.75"

  • Weight

    162

  • School

    Balashikha (KHL)

  • Date of Birth

    August 17, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Solid centreman with height but a need to get thicker...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    5' 9"

  • Weight

    165

  • School

    USNTDP (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    March 3, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Undersized wing with high end skill and breakaway speed...


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    5' 9.5"

  • Weight

    158

  • School

    Swift Current (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 9, 1999

  • Scouting Report

    Smart undersized centre-forward with figure skater like control in his dashes and darts...


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    5' 10.25"

  • Weight

    170

  • School

    Frölunda HC (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    April 14, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Smaller player who displays good offensive ability and puck skill...


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    185

  • School

    Djurgardens IF (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    November 18, 1998

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    High tempo Swedish centre-forward with excellent speed, lateral agility, and acceleration...