2017 NHL Entry Draft - Round 1

1. Nico Hischier (C, Halifax Moosehead) - New Jersey Devils
2. Nolan Patrick (C, Brandon Wheat Kings) - Philadelphia Flyers
3. Miro Heiskanen (D, HIFK) - Dallas Stars
4. Cale Makar (D, Brooks Bandits) - Colorado Avalanche
5. Elias Pettersson (C, Timra) - Vancouver Canucks
6. Cody Glass (C, Portland Winterhawks) - Vegas Golden Knights
7. Lias Andersson (C, HV71) - New York Rangers
8. Casey Mittelstadt (C, Eden Prairie) - Buffalo Sabres
9. Michael Rasmussen (C, Tri-City Americans) - Detroit Red Wings
10. Owen Tippett (RW, Owen Sound Attack) - Florida Panthers
11. Gabriel Vilardi (C, Windsor Spitfires) - Los Angeles Kings
12. Martin Necas (C, Kometa Brno) - Carolina Hurricanes
13. Nick Suzuki (C, Owen Sound Attack) - Vegas Golden Knights
14. Callan Foote (D, Kelowna Rockets) - Tampa Bay Lightning
15. Erik Brannstrom (D, HV71) - Vegas Golden Knights
16. Juuso Valimaki (D, Tri-City Americans) - Calgary Flames
17. Timothy Liljegren (D, Rogle) - Toronto Maple Leafs
18. Urho Vaakanainen (D, JYP) - Boston Bruins
19. Joshua Norris (C, USA U-18) - San Jose Sharks
20. Robert Thomas (C, London Knights) - St. Louis Blues
21. Filip Chytil (C, Zlin) - New York Rangers
22. Kailer Yamamoto (RW, Spokane Chiefs) - Edmonton Oilers
23. Pierre-Olivier Joseph (D, Charlottetown Islanders) - Arizona Coyotes
24. Kristian Vesalainen (LW/RW, Frolunda) - Winnipeg Jets
25. Ryan Poehling (C, St. Cloud) - Montreal Canadiens
26. Jake Oettinger (G, Boston University) - Dallas Stars
27. Morgan Frost (C, Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds) - Philadelphia Flyers
28. Shane Bowers (C, Waterloo) - Ottawa Senators
29. Henri Jokiharju (D, Portland Winterhawks) - Chicago Blackhawks
30. Eeli Tolvanen (RW, Sioux City Musketeers) - Nashville Predators
31. Klim Koston (LW, Dynamo Moscow) - St. Louis Blues

Important Upcoming Dates

(all within the next month)

Monday, June 12

  • Deadline for Clubs to request that a Player “waive” his “No Move” clause for purposes of Expansion Draft (5 p.m. ET)

Wednesday, June 14

  • Final possible day of the Stanley Cup Final

Thursday, June 15

  • First Buy-Out Period begins/Deadline for Clubs to ask Players with “No Move” clauses whether they want to be placed on Waivers for purposes of Buy-Outs prior to Expansion Draft (11:59 am ET).

Friday, June 16

  • Last day to place Player on Waivers prior to Expansion Draft Trade/Waiver Freeze (12 p.m. ET).
  • Deadline for Players to agree to “waive” their “No Move” clauses for purposes of Expansion Draft (5 p.m. ET).

Saturday, June 17

  • Commencement of the Expansion Draft Trade/Waiver Freeze for all NHL Clubs with exception of the Expansion Club (3 p.m. ET).
  • Commencement of Expansion Draft Signing Moratorium on NHL SPCs for all NHL Clubs with exception of the Expansion Club (3 p.m. ET).
  • Deadline for each Club to simultaneously submit its Protection List to Central Registry and the NHLPA (5 p.m. ET).

Sunday, June 18

  • Deadline for Central Registry to approve and simultaneously distribute the Protection Lists to all NHL Clubs (including the Expansion Club) and the NHLPA (10 a.m. ET).
  • Expansion draft list becomes available to public (about 10 a.m. ET)
  • Opening of the UFA/RFA Interview Period (only applies to Players who are available for selection in the Expansion Draft) for the Expansion Club only (10 a.m. ET).

Wednesday, June 21

  • Deadline for the Expansion Club to simultaneously submit its Expansion Draft Selections to Central Registry and the NHLPA (10 a.m. ET).
  • Official distribution and announcement of the Expansion Club’s Selections in conjunction with the 2017 NHL Awards presented by T-Mobile (8 p.m. ET).
  • Adidas jerseys to be released at NHL Awards show (8 p.m. ET)(!!!)

Thursday, June 22

  • Expansion Draft Signing Moratorium and Trade/Waiver Freeze are lifted (8 a.m. ET).

Friday, June 23

  • NHL Entry Draft 1st round (6 p.m. ET).

Saturday, June 24

  • NHL Entry Draft rounds 2-7 (9 a.m. ET).

June 25-30

  • NHL teams are allowed to interview potential UFAs, cannot discuss dollars

Saturday, July 1

  • Free agency begins

(thank you to this guy for compiling it)