2017 NHL Entry Draft: Round One Results

Day one of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft is now complete, and it was certainly an eventful one. The day saw three major pre-draft trades followed by two additional transactions in the late stages of the first round. Rounds 2-7 will take place tomorrow morning starting at 10:00am EST. Here’s a list of the players selected in the first round of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft.

2017 NHL Entry Draft: Round One Results

1. New Jersey Devils

Nico Hischier – C – Halifax (QMJHL)

2. Philadelphia Flyers

Nolan Patrick – C – Brandon (WHL)

3. Dallas Stars

Miro Heiskanen – D – HIFK (FIN)

4. Colorado Avalanche

Cale Makar – D – Brooks (AJHL)

5. Vancouver Canucks

Elias Pettersson – C – Timra (SWE-2)

6. Vegas Golden Knights

Cody Glass – C – Portland (WHL)

7. New York Rangers (from ARI)

Lias Andersson – C – HV71 (SWE)

8. Buffalo Sabres

Casey Middlestadt – C – Eden Prairie (HIGH-MIN)

9. Detroit Red Wings

Michael Rasmussen – C – Tri-City (WHL)

10. Florida Panthers

Owen Tippett – RW – Mississauga (OHL)

11. Los Angeles Kings

Gabe Vilardi – C – Windsor (OHL)

12. Carolina Hurricanes

Martin Necas – C – Brno (CZREP)

13. Vegas Golden Knights (from WPG)

Nick Suzuki – C – Owen Sound (OHL)

14. Tampa Bay Lightning

Cal Foote – D – Kelowna (WHL)

15. Vegas Golden Knights (from NYI)

Erik Brannstrom – D – HV71 (SWE)

16. Calgary Flames

Jusso Valimaki – D – Tri-City (WHL)

17. Toronto Maple Leafs

Timothy Lijegren – D – Rogle (SWE)

18. Boston Bruins

Urho Vaakanainen – D – JYP (FIN)

19. San Jose Sharks

Josh Norris – C – USA U-18 (USHL)

20. St. Louis Blues

Robert Thomas – C – London (OHL)

21. New York Rangers

Filip Chytil – C – Zlin (CZREP)

22. Edmonton Oilers

Kailer Yamamoto – RW – Spokane (WHL)

23. Arizona Coyotes (from MIN)

Pierre-Olivier Joseph – D – Charlottetown (QMJHL)

24. Winnipeg Jets (from CBJ via VGN)

Kristian Vesalainen – LW/RW – Frolunda (SWE)

25. Montreal Canadiens

Ryan Poehling – C – St. Cloud State (NCHC)

26. Dallas Stars (from CHI)

Jake Oetttinger – G – Boston University (H-EAST)

27. Philadelphia Flyers (from WSH via STL)

Morgan Frost – C – Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)

28. Ottawa Senators

Shane Bowers – C – Waterloo (USHL)

29. Chicago Blackhawks (from DAL via ANA)

Henri Jokiharju – D – Portland (WHL)

30. Nashville Predators

Eeli Tolvanen – RW – Sioux City (USHL)

31. St. Louis Blues (from PIT)

Klim Kostin – C/LW – Dynamo Moscow (KHL)
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