2019 NHL Draft Tracker

Follow along with all of the picks from the 2019 NHL Draft

Brayton Wilson
June 21, 2019 - 2:24 pm

Photo: Anne-Marie Sorvin - USA TODAY Sports

The first round of the 2019 NHL Draft has wrapped up at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia.

The top of this year's draft class was highlighted by two players who are destined to be franchise players in the National Hockey League. Jack Hughes was taken with the first overall selection by the New Jersey Devils, while Kaapo Kakko  ended up going with the second pick to the New York Rangers.

As for the Buffalo Sabres, they ended up with two first round picks in the draft, taking center Dylan Cozens with the seventh overall pick, and closing out the first round with the selection of defenseman Ryan Johnson. The 31st overall pick was originally owned by the St. Louis Blues before the Ryan O'Reilly trade went down last summer.

Track all of the picks made in the first round below:

 

1.) New Jersey Devils - Jack Hughes - Center - U.S. National Team Development Program

2.) New York Rangers - Kaapo Kakko - Right Wing - TPS Turku (Liiga)

3.) Chicago Blackhawks - Kirby Dach - Center - Saskatoon Blades (WHL)

4.) Colorado Avalanche (from the Ottawa Senators) - Bowen Byram - Defense - Vancouver Giants (WHL)

5.) Los Angeles Kings - Alex Turcotte - Center - U.S. National Team Development Program

6.) Detroit Red Wings - Moritz Seider - Defense - Adler Mannheim (DEL)

7.) Buffalo Sabres - Dylan Cozens - Center - Lethbridge Hurricanes (WHL)

8.) Edmonton Oilers - Philip Broberg - Defense - AIK (Allsvenskan)

9.) Anaheim Ducks - Trevor Zegras - Center - U.S. National Team Development Program

10.) Vancouver Canucks - Vasili Podkolzin - Right Wing - SKA-1946 St. Petersburg (MHL)

11.) Arizona Coyotes - Victor Söderström - Defense - Brynäs IF (SHL)
***Acquired from the Philadelphia Flyers for pick No. 14 and No. 45***

12.) Minnesota Wild - Matthew Boldy - Left Wing - U.S. National Team Development Program

13.) Florida Panthers - Spencer Knight - Goalie - U.S. National Team Development Program

14.) Philadelphia Flyers - Cam York - Defense - U.S. National Team Development Program
***Acquired from the Arizona Coyotes***

15.) Montreal Canadiens - Cole Caufield - Right Wing - U.S. National Team Development Program

16.) Colorado Avalanche - Alex Newhook - Center - Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL)

17.) Vegas Golden Knights - Peyton Krebs - Center - Kootenay Ice (WHL)

18.) Dallas Stars - Thomas Harley - Defense - Mississauga Steelheads (OHL)

19.) Ottawa Senators (from the Columbus Blue Jackets) - Lassi Thomson - Defense - Kelowna Rockets (WHL)

20.) Winnipeg Jets - Ville Heinola - Defense - Lukko (Liiga)

21.) Pittsburgh Penguins - Samuel Poulin - Left Wing - Sherbrooke Phoenix (QMJHL)

22.) Los Angeles Kings (from the Toronto Maple Leafs) - Tobias Björnfot - Defense - Djurgårdens IF J20 (SuperElit)

23.) New York Islanders - Simon Holmström - Right Wing - HV71 (SHL)

24.) Nashville Predators - Philip Tomasino - Center - Niagara Ice Dogs (OHL)

25.) Washington Capitals - Connor McMichael - Center - London Knights (OHL)

26.) Calgary Flames - Jakob Pelletier - Left Wing - Mocton Wildcats (QMJHL)

27.) Tampa Bay Lightning - Nolan Foote - Left Wing - Kelowna Rockets (WHL)

28.) Carolina Hurricanes - Ryan Suzuki - Center - Barrie Colts (OHL)

29.) Anaheim Ducks (from the Buffalo Sabres via San Jose Sharks) - Brayden Tracey - Left Wing - Moose Jaw Warriors (WHL)

30.) Boston Bruins - John Beecher - Center - U.S. National Team Development Program

31.) Buffalo Sabres (from the St. Louis Blues) - Ryan Johnson - Defense - Sioux Falls Stampede (USHL)

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