2013 NHL Draft Results

The 2013 NHL Draft was the 51st overall National Hockey League Entry draft. There were a total of seven draft rounds that took place on June 30th, 2013. The draft was held at the Prudential Center located in Newark, New Jersey. The overall number one pick of the draft was Nathan MacKinnon. The second pick was Aleksander Barkov, Jr.

Who was Eligible for the 2013 NHL Draft?

The eligibility rules for the 2013 NHL draft were any ice hockey players that were born between January 1st, 1993 and September 15th, 1995. Also, any North American players that were born in 1992 and had not been drafted were eligible as well as any players drafted in 2011 that were not signed by a team (and were born after June 30th, 1993) could re-enter the draft. The 2013 NHL draft was the first who designated the 14 teams who did not qualify for the Stanley Cup Playoffs were given a weighted shot at getting the first overall pick of the draft. The Colorado Avalanche were the team who “won” the lottery which was held on April 29th, 2013 that moved them up to the first overall pick of the draft.

2013 NHL Draft Results (Round 1)

#             Player   Nationality         NHL Team           College/Junior/Club Team
1              Nathan MacKinnon (C)  Canada Canada Colorado Avalanche        Halifax Mooseheads (QMJHL)

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2              Aleksander Barkov, Jr. (C)            Finland Finland  Florida Panthers               Tappara (SM-liiga)
3              Jonathan Drouin (LW)    Canada Canada Tampa Bay Lightning       Halifax Mooseheads (QMJHL)
4              Seth Jones (D)   United States United States        Nashville Predators         Portland Winterhawks (WHL)
5              Elias Lindholm (C)             Sweden Sweden              Carolina Hurricanes         Brynas IF (SHL)
6              Sean Monahan (C)          Canada Canada Calgary Flames  Ottawa 67’s (OHL)
7              Darnell Nurse (D)             Canada Canada Edmonton Oilers              Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds (OHL)
8              Rasmus Ristolainen (D)  Finland Finland  Buffalo Sabres   TPS (SM-liiga)
9              Bo Horvat (C)     Canada Canada Vancouver Canucks (from New Jersey)1               London Knights (OHL)
10           Valeri Nichushkin (LW)  Russia Russia      Dallas Stars         HC Dynamo Moscow (KHL)
11           Samuel Morin (D)            Canada Canada Philadelphia Flyers          Rimouski Oceanic (QMJHL)
12           Max Domi (C)    Canada Canada Phoenix Coyotes              London Knights (OHL)
13           Josh Morrissey (D)          Canada Canada Winnipeg Jets    Prince Albert Raiders (WHL)
14           Alexander Wennberg (C)             Sweden Sweden              Columbus Blue Jackets  Djurgardens IF (Swe-2)
15           Ryan Pulock (D)                Canada Canada New York Islanders         Brandon Wheat Kings (WHL)
16           Nikita Zadorov (D)           Russia Russia      Buffalo Sabres (from Minnesota)             London Knights (OHL)
17           Curtis Lazar (RW/C)         Canada Canada Ottawa Senators              Edmonton Oil Kings (WHL)
18           Mirco Mueller (D)            Switzerland Switzerland                San Jose Sharks (from Detroit)   Everett Silvertips (WHL)
19           Kerby Rychel (LW)           Canada Canada Columbus Blue Jackets (from NY Rangers)            Windsor Spitfires (OHL)
20           Anthony Mantha (LW)   Canada Canada Detroit Red Wings (from San Jose)           Val-d’Or Foreurs (QMJHL)
21           Frederik Gauthier (C)     Canada Canada Toronto Maple Leafs      Rimouski Oceanic (QMJHL)
22           Emile Poirier (LW)            Canada Canada Calgary Flames (from St. Louis) Gatineau Olympiques (QMJHL)
23           Andre Burakovsky (LW)                Sweden Sweden              Washington Capitals       Malmo Redhawks (Swe-2)
24           Hunter Shinkaruk (LW/RW)         Canada Canada Vancouver Canucks        Medicine Hat Tigers (WHL)
25           Michael McCarron (RW)                United States United States        Montreal Canadiens       USA NTDP (USHL)
26           Shea Theodore (D)          Canada Canada Anaheim Ducks Seattle Thunderbirds (WHL)
27           Marko Dano (RW)            Slovakia Slovakia              Columbus Blue Jackets (from Los Angeles)           HC Slovan Bratislava (KHL)
28           Morgan Klimchuk (LW)  Canada Canada Calgary Flames (from Pittsburgh)              Regina Pats (WHL)
29           Jason Dickinson (C)         Canada Canada Dallas Stars (from Boston)            Guelph Storm (OHL)
30           Ryan Hartman (RW)        United States United States        Chicago Blackhawks        Plymouth Whalers (OHL)

2013 NHL Draft Results (Round 2)

#             Player   Nationality         NHL Team           College/Junior/Club Team
31           Ian McCoshen (D)            United States United States        Florida Panthers               Waterloo Blackhawks (USHL)

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32           Chris Bigras (D)  Canada Canada Colorado Avalanche        Owen Sound Attack (OHL)
33           Adam Erne (LW)               United States United States        Tampa Bay Lightning       Quebec Remparts (QMJHL)
34           Jacob de la Rose (LW)    Sweden Sweden              Montreal Canadiens (from Nashville)     Leksands IF (SHL)
35           J. T. Compher (LW)          United States United States        Buffalo Sabres (from Carolina)   Michigan Wolverines (Big 10)
36           Zach Fucale (G) Canada Canada Montreal Canadiens (from Calgary)         Halifax Mooseheads (QMJHL)
37           Valentin Zykov (LW)       Russia Russia      Los Angeles Kings (from Edmonton)        Baie-Comeau Drakkar (QMJHL)
38           Connor Hurley (C)            United States United States        Buffalo Sabres   Edina Hornets (MSHSL)
39           Laurent Dauphin (C)       Canada Canada Phoenix Coyotes (from New Jersey)       Chicoutimi Sagueneens (QMJHL)
40           Remi Elie (LW)   Canada Canada Dallas Stars         London Knights (OHL)
41           Robert Hagg (D)                Sweden Sweden              Philadelphia Flyers          MODO (SHL)
42           Steven Santini (D)            United States United States        New Jersey Devils (from Phoenix)           Boston College Eagles (HEA)
43           Nicolas Petan (C)              Canada Canada Winnipeg Jets    Portland Winterhawks (WHL)
44           Tristan Jarry (G)                Canada Canada Pittsburgh Penguins (from Columbus)    Edmonton Oil Kings (WHL)
45           Nick Sorensen (RW)        Sweden Sweden              Anaheim Ducks (from NY Islanders)        Quebec Remparts (QMJHL)
46           Gustav Olofsson (D)       Sweden Sweden              Minnesota Wild                Green Bay Gamblers (USHL)
47           Tommy Vannelli (D)        United States United States        St. Louis Blues (from Ottawa)     Minnetonka Skippers (MSHSL)
48           Zach Nastasiuk (RW)       Canada Canada Detroit Red Wings           Owen Sound Attack (OHL)
49           Gabryel Paquin-Boudreau (LW) Canada Canada San Jose Sharks (from NY Rangers)          Baie-Comeau Drakkar (QMJHL)
50           Dillon Heatherington (D)               Canada Canada Columbus Blue Jackets (from San Jose via Pittsburgh)11                Swift Current Broncos (WHL)
51           Carl Dahlstrom (D)           Sweden Sweden              Chicago Blackhawks (from Toronto)        Linkopings HC J20 (SE)
52           Justin Bailey (RW)            United States United States        Buffalo Sabres (from St. Louis)   Kitchener Rangers (OHL)
53           Madison Bowey (D)        Canada Canada Washington Capitals       Kelowna Rockets (WHL)
54           Philippe Desrosiers (G)  Canada Canada Dallas Stars (from Vancouver)    Rimouski Oceanic (QMJHL)
55           Artturi Lehkonen (LW)   Finland Finland  Montreal Canadiens       KalPa (SM-liiga)
56           Marc-Olivier Roy (C)       Canada Canada Edmonton Oilers (from Anaheim)            Blainville-Boisbriand Armada (QMJHL)
57           William Carrier (LW)        Canada Canada St. Louis Blues (from Los Angeles via Edmonton)               Cape Breton Screaming Eagles (QMJHL)
58           Tyler Bertuzzi (LW)          Canada Canada Detroit Red Wings (from Pittsburgh via San Jose)              Guelph Storm (OHL)
59           Eric Comrie (G)  Canada Canada Winnipeg Jets (compensatory)  Tri-City Americans (WHL)
60           Linus Arnesson (D)          Sweden Sweden              Boston Bruins    Djurgardens IF (Swe-2)
61           Zach Sanford (LW)           United States United States        Washington Capitals (from Chicago via Winnipeg)19                Islanders Hockey Club (EJHL)