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TCL Flyers 2013 NHL Amateur Mock Draft

By Dan MacNeal and Alicia Sprenkle

On Sunday night, the NHL Draft will take place, finally answering the questions that the fans have been asking.

Will Colorado take Seth Jones or Nate MacKinnon? Will the Flyers draft and develop a future Top 2 defenseman? Who will be the first to take a goalie?

TCL Flyers feature writers Dan MacNeal and Alicia Sprenkle worked together to create the TCL Flyers 2013 Amateur Mock Draft. Here is how they imagine the first round could go down.

COL

Nate MacKinnon

C

Halifax

QMJHL

FLA

Seth Jones

D

Portland

WHL

TB

Jonathan Drouin

LW

Halifax

QMJHL

NSH

Aleksander Barkov

C

Tappara

Fin

CRL

Sean Monahan

C

Ottawa

OHL

CGY

Elias Lindholm

C

Brynas

SEL

EDM

Darnell Nurse

D

Sault Ste Marie

OHL

BUF

Hunter Shinkaruk

C

Medicine Hat

WHL

NJ

Valeri Nichushkin

RW

Chelyabinsk

KHL

DAL

Max Domi

C

London

OHL

PHI

Rasmus Ristolainen

D

TPS

Fin

PHX

Nikita Zadorov

D

London

OHL

WPG

Bo Horvat

C

London

OHL

CBJ

Anthony Mantha

LW

Val-d'Or

QMJHL

NYI

Valentin Zykov

RW

Baie-Comeau

QMJHL

BUF

Ryan Pulock

D

Brandon

WHL

OTT

Alexander Wennberg

C

Djurgarden

SEL

DET

Fredrik Gauthier

C

Rimouski

QMJHL

CBJ

Marco Mueller

D

Everett

WHL

SJ

Zachary Fucale

G

Halifax

QMJHL

TOR

Adam Erne

LW

Quebec

QMJHL

CGY

Samuel Morin

D

Rimouski

QMJHL

WSH

Robert Hagg

D

Modo

SEL

VAN

Ryan Hartman

RW

Plymouth

OHL

MTL

Kerby Rychel

LW

Windsor

OHL

ANA

Andre Burakowsky

LW

Malmo

SEL

CBJ

Curtis Lazar

C

Edmonton

OHL

CGY

Jacob de la Rose

C

Leksand

SEL

DAL

Josh Morrissey

D

Prince Albert

WHL

CHI

Steve Santini

D

US NTDP

USHL

 

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