2015 NHL Draft: Beichler’s Full First Round Mock Draft

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16. Edmonton Oilers (from Pittsburgh Penguins)

148. After selecting Connor McDavid, the Oilers are on the clock for a second time. This time around, they go with a defenseman in Jeremy Roy. Roy is mostly ranked behind Zboril and Chabot, but has at least as much talent. Could become a Duncan Keith-type player.. Defense. Sherbrooke (QMJHL). Jeremy Roy. 16. player

17. Winnipeg Jets

Nick Merkley. 17. player. 30. Nick Merkley would have liked to go to his hometown Calgary Flames, but they opted for Konecny. Not far away, the Winnipeg Jets are excited to get a great shifty center/winger in Merkley.. Center/Right Wing. Kelowna (WHL)

18. Ottawa Senators

18. player. 91. The Ottawa Senators want to get captain Erik Karlsson another Swedish friend on the team. On a side note, Eriksson is also really good at hockey.. Center. Farjestad (SHL). Joel Eriksson Ek

19. Detroit Red Wings

20. Minnesota Wild

98. The Minnesota Wild have lots of offensive talent in their system. Therefore, they add a defenseman to their prospect pool.. Defense. Saint John (QMJHL). Jakub Zboril. 20. player

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