The Flyers have seven picks in this year’s draft, the second under general manager Chuck Fletcher. Here’s the nuts and bolts.
What: NHL Draft, held virtually over two days.
First round: Tuesday, Oct. 6, 7 p.m. (NBCSN)
Rounds 2-7: Wednesday, Oct. 7, 11:30 a.m. (NHL Network)
Flyers picks: No. 23 (1st round), Nos. 54, 116, 147, 178, 202, 209.
Obviously, things are fluid, but colleague Sam Carchidi talked with draftnik Ryan Wagman, who dropped a handful of names from Jacob Perreault to Lukas Reichel to Mavrik Bourque. Some mock drafts:
NBC Sports: Brendan Brisson, C
TSN.ca: Tyson Foerster, RW
NHL.com (three projections): Jacob Perreault RW, Brendan Brisson C, Jan Mysak C
DraftSite.com - Lukas Reichel, RW
PuckProse.com - Rodion Amirov, LW
Ranking Chuck Fletcher’s first-round picks while he was the GM in Minnesota.
1. Matt Dumba (7th, 2012)
2. Alex Tuch (18th, 2014)
3. Jonas Brodin (10th, 2011)
4. Mikael Granlund (9th, 2010)
5. Nick Leddy (16th, 2009)
6. Joel Eriksson Ek (20th, 2015)
7. Luke Kunin (15th, 2016)
8. Zack Phillips (28th, 2011)
Stats and facts about players previously drafted where the Flyers (for now) are picking this year.
No. 23 pick
No. 54 pick
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