2015 NHL Mock Draft

Outside of the top two picks, predicting this year’s draft and how is will unfold is, well, a crapshoot. The later portion of the first round is especially hard, because the depth of this draft allows players to slide up and down until the pick is actually placed. Here is our 2015 mock draft (June 1st, 2015): 

1. Edmonton Oilers: Connor McDavid, Erie Otters, C

2. Buffalo Sabres: Jack Eichel, Boston University, C

3. Arizona Coyotes: Dylan Strome, Erie Otters, C

4. Toronto Maple Leafs: Mitch Marner, London Knights, C/RW

5. Carolina Hurricanes: Noah Hanifin, Boston College, D

6. New Jersey Devils: Matthew Barzal, Seattle Thunderbirds, C

7. Philadelphia Flyers: Mikko Rantanen, TPS Turku, RW

8. Columbus Blue Jackets: Ivan Provorov, Brandon Wheat Kings, D

9. San Jose Sharks: Zack Werenski, University of Michigan, D

10. Colorado Avalanche: Lawson Crouse, Kingston Frontenacs, LW

11. Florida Panthers: Timo Meier, Halifax Mooseheads, RW

12. Dallas Stars: Kyle Connor, Youngstown Phantoms, C 

13. Los Angeles Kings: Thomas Chabot, Saint John Sea Dogs, D 

14. Boston Bruins: Pavel Zacha, Sarnia Sting, C/LW

15. Calgary Flames: Jeremy Roy, Sherbrooke Phoenix, D

16. Edmonton Oilers (via Pittsburgh): Jakub Zboril, Saint John Sea Dogs, D

17. Winnipeg Jets: Travis Konecny, Ottawa 67’s, C 

18. Ottawa Senators: Oliver Kylington, AIK, D 

19. Detroit Red Wings: Joel Ek-Eriksson, Farjestads BK Karlstads, C

20. Minnesota Wild: Evgeny Svechnikov, Cape Brenton Screaming Eagles, LW

21. Buffalo Sabres (via Islanders): Jeremy Bracco, US National U-18 Team, RW

22. Washington Capitals: Nick Merkley, Kelowna Rockets, C 

23. Vancouver Canucks: Colin White, US National U-18 Team, C

24. Toronto Maple Leafs (via Nashville): Brandon Carlo, Tri-City Americans, D 

25. Winnipeg Jets (via Buffalo from St. Louis) Jansen Harkins, Price George Cougars, C

26. Montreal Canadiens: Daniel Sprong, Charlottetown Islanders, RW

27. Anaheim Ducks: Brock Boeser, Waterloo Blackhawks, RW

28. Tampa Bay Lightning (via Rangers): Noah Juulsen, Everett Silvertips, D

29. Arizona Coyotes (via Chicago)*: Nicholas Meloche, Baie-Comeau Drakkar, D

30. Philadelphia Flyers (via Tampa Bay)*: Jacob DeBrusk, Swift Current Broncos, LW

*note: Picks #29 & #30 are subject to changed based on the result of the Stanley Cup Finals

-Kevin, @TheNHLFiles


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