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2018 NHL Mock Draft : Final Version : Round 1

Updated: Feb 26, 2019 05:18 am (ET)

Draft date: June 22nd, 2018 @ 10:00 PM - June 23rd, 2018, in American Airlines Center, Dallas, TX

Final Version - Published: June 22, 2018, 7:23 pm

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ROUND 1


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    6' 2.75"

  • Weight

    185

  • School

    Frölunda HC (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    April 13, 2000

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    What else can I say that hasn't been said about Rasmus Dahlin...


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 2"

  • Weight

    192

  • School

    Barrie (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    March 26, 2000

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Spent significant time out of Barrie's line up with a wrist injury, but ranks as the top forward on my list...


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    6' 2"

  • Weight

    181

  • School

    Assat Pori (SM-liiga)

  • Date of Birth

    July 6, 2000

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Is he your future power winger or your big centre? He can be such high end puck hander and a tank-like aggressive force with his work in the crease area...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 3"

  • Weight

    177

  • School

    Acadie-Bathurst (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 7, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Plays both ends of the ice very well...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 3"

  • Weight

    192

  • School

    Boston University

  • Date of Birth

    September 16, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    May be the best of the second generation players since than Brett Hull; he usually leads his team whether it be BU, or Team USA in all phases, but can be counted on to be a consistent physical presence...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    5' 10"

  • Weight

    176

  • School

    Michigan

  • Date of Birth

    October 14, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Undersized defender in the Kris Letang mold who plays strong at both ends...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 2"

  • Weight

    196

  • School

    London (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    October 20, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Big impact defender who some have categorized as a power play specialist, although I think that is understating his overall game and upside...


  • Country

    Czech Republic

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    197

  • School

    Halifax (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    November 27, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    At six foot and 190, he is a dynamic scoring wing who just keeps getting scoring chances-- and capitalizes on them...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 1"

  • Weight

    198

  • School

    USNTDP (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 13, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Big forward is one of the premier scorers in the United States Development Team...


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 2.75"

  • Weight

    184

  • School

    Belye Medvedi Polar Bears (MHL)

  • Date of Birth

    December 23, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    A big winger with very good straight line speed, balance, quick feet, and scoring ability...


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    5' 11.5"

  • Weight

    165

  • School

    Brynäs IF (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    August 15, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    This draft will be marked with an unprecedented number of highly sought after skilled attacking defensemen who are average or under-sized with little physicality...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 1.25"

  • Weight

    190

  • School

    Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 9, 2000

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Big kid who continues to show a high skill set and a dedication day-to-day to improve on his last performance...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 1"

  • Weight

    194

  • School

    Drummondville (QMJHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 13, 2000

  • Scouting Report

    He is the biggest wild card of the draft class...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    162

  • School

    USNTDP (USHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 25, 2000

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Smart three zone playmaker with an abundance of excellent characteristics and tools that point him upward as a solid NHL winger...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 10.75"

  • Weight

    176

  • School

    Spokane (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    March 24, 2000

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    The biggest differences between this undersized, fast, and skilled offensive defender, and the players surrounding him in the rankings is that he's a left shot and is a very responsible in his own end...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 2.5"

  • Weight

    198

  • School

    US-Under-18 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    January 24, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    He is over 6 foot 2 and the first thing you notice is how fast he transports himself and the puck around the sheet...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 11.25"

  • Weight

    168

  • School

    Guelph (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    August 14, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Outstanding push attacking defenseman with dynamic speed and agility...


  • Country

    Finland

  • Height

    6' 1.5"

  • Weight

    188

  • School

    Karpat Oulu (SM-liiga)

  • Date of Birth

    March 15, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Solid centre-wing with top end speed, a superb stride, and lateral agility...


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    6' 0.25"

  • Weight

    183

  • School

    Luleå HF (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    November 6, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    While still being eligible for the draft class, that didn't stop him from centering the first line of Sweden's World Junior Tournament silver medal winning team...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 5"

  • Weight

    204

  • School

    Oshawa (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    August 8, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Giant raw wing who isn’t close to the final sum of his parts...


  • Country

    Sweden

  • Height

    5' 11"

  • Weight

    186

  • School

    Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    March 7, 2000

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    First year import who had the luxury of spending his season on one of the strongest teams in Canadian junior hockey...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0"

  • Weight

    200

  • School

    Moose Jaw (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    July 2, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Ball of fire whose injury-riddled season had him sitting as an after thought out of the first round...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 10"

  • Weight

    178

  • School

    Lethbridge (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    April 11, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Study, tough, undersized defenseman with good feet, balanced skating, a long glide and light edges...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 4"

  • Weight

    218

  • School

    US-Under-18 (USAH-NTDP)

  • Date of Birth

    March 14, 2000

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Big reliable defender who makes his money with simple up-ice plays and a very good job defending in his own end...


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    6' 3.75"

  • Weight

    196

  • School

    Red Deer (WHL)

  • Date of Birth

    November 15, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Big Russian import who has really improved the pace at which he plays in all phases...


  • Country

    Russia

  • Height

    5' 10.75"

  • Weight

    172

  • School

    Yaroslavl (KHL)

  • Date of Birth

    June 24, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Russian playmaking winger with excellent on-ice vision, high-end hands and stick...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 0.25"

  • Weight

    184

  • School

    Flint (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    July 21, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Displays excellent skill set, good size and giddy-up...


  • Country

    Germany

  • Height

    6' 1"

  • Weight

    176

  • School

    Växjö (SHL)

  • Date of Birth

    February 3, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    German winger blessed with good size and hands...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    5' 11.25"

  • Weight

    177

  • School

    Niagara (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    January 2, 2000

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    Smaller than average centre-forward who plays much bigger than his size...


  • Country

    Canada

  • Height

    6' 2.25"

  • Weight

    206

  • School

    Mississauga (OHL)

  • Date of Birth

    September 21, 1999

  • Shoots

    Left

  • Scouting Report

    Mikey's Brother is about as fast on his skates as big brother...


  • Country

    Czech Republic

  • Height

    6' 1"

  • Weight

    177

  • School

    Pardubice (Czech)

  • Date of Birth

    October 2, 1999

  • Shoots

    Right

  • Scouting Report

    High-end skater with top end speed, separation, and skills...