The NHL Draft begins tomorrow night and Pucks and Pitchforks will be all over it in the coming days. The New Jersey Devils have 6 picks in this year’s draft and that is after the NHL decided to give back the 1st round pick that GM Lou Lamoriello decided to take away this year due to the punishment with the Ilya Kovalchuk contract.
The Devils will pick:
1. 30th Overall (frozen pick, cannot move pick)
2. 41st Overall (2nd round)
3. 71st Overall (3rd round)
4. 131st Overall (5th round)
5. 152nd Overall (6th round, From FLA in Scott Timmins – Krys Barch trade)
6. 161st Overall
The 2014 NHL Entry Draft will take place at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on June 27-28. Stay tuned to Pucks and Pitchforks and the entirety of the Fansided NHL Network in the days to come for complete coverage of this year’s draft.