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2020 NHL Draft

Virtual Draft | October 6-7

The 2020 NHL Draft is the 58th NHL Entry Draft took place virtually October 6-7, 2020. The first round took place Oct. 6 with rounds 2-7 on Oct. 7.

A total of 52 Americans were selected in the 2020 NHL Draft that concluded tonight, and for the third straight year, an American was taken among the top five picks when the Ottawa Senators selected defensemen Jake Sanderson (Whitefish, Mont.) with the fifth overall selection.

A complete recap can be found here.


USA Hockey Draft Tracker

Name Round (Pick) NHL Club Hometown 2019-20 Team (League)
Jake Sanderson 1 (5) Ottawa Senators Whitefish, MT NTDP (USHL)
Brendan Brisson 1 (29) Vegas Golden Knights Manhattan Beach, CA Chicago Steel (USHL)
Sam Colangelo 2 (36) Anaheim Ducks Stoneham, MA Chicago Steel (USHL)
Thomas Bordeleau 2 (38) San Jose Sharks Houston, TX NTDP (USHL)
Tyler Kleven 2 (44) Ottawa Senators Fargo, ND NTDP (USHL)
Brock Faber 2 (45) Los Angeles Kings Maple Grove, MN NTDP (USHL)
Drew Commesso 2 (46) Chicago Blackhawks Boston, MA NTDP (USHL)
Luke Tuch 2 (47) Montreal Canadiens Baldwinsville, NY NTDP (USHL)
Cross Hanas 2 (55) Detroit Red Wings Highland Village, TX Portland Winterhawks (WHL)
Mason Lohrei 2 (58) Boston Bruins Verona, WI Green Bay (USHL)
Ian Moore 3 (67) Anaheim Ducks Concord, MA St. Mark's (Prep)
Ty Smilanic 3 (74) Florida Panthers Denver, CO NTDP (USHL)
Landon Slaggert 3 (79) Chicago Blackhawks South Bend, IN NTDP (USHL)
Jake Boltmann 3 (80) Calgary Flames Edina, MN Edina High (USHS)
Wyatt Kaiser 3 (81) Chicago Blackhawks Ham Lake, MN Dubuque (USHL)
Alex Laferriere 3 (83) Los Angeles Kings Chatham, NJ Des Moines (USHL)
Dylan Peterson 3 (86) St. Louis Blues Roseville, CA NTDP (USHL)
Trevor Kuntar 3 (89) Boston Bruins Williamsville, NY Youngstown (USHL)
Jackson Hallum 3 (91) Vegas Golden Knights Eagan, MN St. Thomas (USHS)
Sam Stange 4 (97) Detroit Red Wings Eau Claire, WI Sioux City (USHL)
Jack Smith 4 (102) Montreal Canadiens St. Cloud, MN St. Cloud Cathedral (USHS)
Lukas Svejkovsky 4 (108) Pittsburgh Penguins Point Roberts, WA Medicine Hat (WHL)
Blake Biondi 4 (109) Montreal Canadiens Hermantown, MN Hermantown High (USHS)
Mitchell Miller 4 (111) Arizona Coyotes Sylvania, OH Tri-City (USHL)
Jackson Kunz 4 (113) Vancouver Canucks Grand Forks, ND Shattuck St. Mary's (Prep)
Eamon Powell 4 (116) Tampa Bay Lightning Marcellus, NY NTDP (USHL)
Tanner Dickinson 4 (119) St. Louis Blues Perrysburg, OH Soo (OHL)
Alex Jefferies 4 (121) New York Islanders Lunenburg, MA The Gunnery Prep (Prep)
Antonio Stranges 4 (123) Dallas Stars Plymouth, MI London (OHL)
Sean Farrell 4 (124) Montreal Canadiens Hopkinton, MA Chicago (USHL)
Artem Shlaine 5 (130) New Jersey Devils Boca Raton, FL Shattuck St. Mary's (Prep)
Brett Berard 5 (134) New York Rangers East Greenwich, RI NTDP (USHL)
Ryder Rolston 5 (139) Colorado Avalanche Birmingham, MI Waterloo (USHL)
Ben Meehan 5 (140) Los Angeles Kings Walpole, MA Cedar Rapids (USHL)
Carson Bantle 5 (142) Arizona Coyotes Onalaska, WI Madison (USHL)
Jacob Truscott 5 (144) Vancouver Canucks Fort Gratiot, MI NTDP (USHL)
Bear Hughes 5 (148) Washington Capitals Post Falls, ID Spokane (WHL)
Matthew Kessel 5 (150) St. Louis Blues Bloomfield Hills, MI UMass (Hockey East)
Mason Langenbrunner 5 (151) Boston Bruins Moose Lake, MN Eden Prairie (USHS)
Nick Capone 6 (157) Tampa Bay Lightning East Haven, CT Tri-City (USHL)
Luke Reid 6 (166) Nashville Predators Geneva, IL Chicago (USHL)
Chase Yoder 6 (170) Pittsburgh Penguins Fairview, TX NTDP (USHL)
Joe Miller 6 (180) Toronto Maple Leafs Minneapolis, MN Blake School (USHS)
Riley Duran 6 (182) Boston Bruins Woburn, MA Lawrence Academy (Prep)
Noah Ellis 6 (184) Vegas Golden Knights Urbandale, IA Des Moines (USHL)
Kienan Draper 7 (187) Detroit Red Wings Detroit, MI St. Andrews (CAHS)
John Fusco 7 (189) Toronto Maple Leafs Westwood, MA Dexter Southfield School (Prep)
Wyatt Schingoethe 7 (195) Toronto Maple Leafs Algonquin, IL Waterloo (USHL)
Gunnarwolfe Fontaine 7 (202) Nashville Predators East Greenwich, RI Chicago (USHL)
Chase Bradley 7 (203) Detroit Red Wings St. Louis, MO Omaha (USHL)
Chase McLane 7 (209) Nashville Predators Trenton, MI Tri-City (USHL)
Declan McDonnell 7 (217) Tampa Bay Lightning Lake View, NY Kitchener (OHL)

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