Welcome to the 2019 NHL Draft!
First of all, I want to thank our hosts here in Vancouver for the wonderful views of the pacific ocean, and mountains, and never ending tweets from reporters about how there’s no uber in the city.
Second I want to congratulate the Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues on making Brad Marchand cry.
If you want to follow along with the draft here, please, take a seat. We have some reading for you between picks:
Need to know where to turn to watch? Hardev has you covered.
How to watch the 2019 NHL Draft
Katya has a list of all the picks the Maple Leafs have this year (so far)
Where are the Maple Leafs picking in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft?
Then, I looked at what players the Leafs have picked at that position before.
2019 NHL Draft: Who did the Leafs previously pick at these spots?
Katya wrote up players the Leafs could pick with their first of the draft (in round two)
Bob McKenzie’s Consolidated Draft Rankings show the options at pick number 53
Needs something else to keep you occupied? We have the rundown of the SB Nation mock first round for you.
SBNation 2019 NHL Mock Draft: Final Selections
Enjoy the draft, keep it clean, and remember: If you post any illegal streams in the comments (waits for flood of pictures of literal streams), you’ll be forced to re-watch the entire 2015-16 season.