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Road to the NHL Draft Recap: 30-plus prospects in 30 days

By John Vogl

PHILADELPHIA -- The Road to the NHL Draft has reached its end.

Our monthlong series of profiles on hockey's hottest prospects comes to a conclusion today, just as we arrive in Philly for the draft Friday and Saturday.

To learn more about the players who will be selected, including statistics, scouting reports and video highlights, click on the names below.

Daniel Audette

Ivan Barbashev

Sam Bennett (plus feature story)

Conner Bleackley

Michael Dal Colle

Anthony DeAngelo

Thatcher Demko

Ivan Draisaitl

Nikolaj Ehlers

Aaron Ekblad

Kevin Fiala

Haydn Fleury

Julius Honka

Josh Ho-Sang

Ville Husso

Kasperi Kapanen

Adrian Kempe

Dylan Larkin

Ryan MacInnis

Jared McCann

Roland McKeown

Sonny Milano

William Nylander

David Pastrnak

Brendan Perlini

John Quenneville

Sam Reinhart (plus feature story)

Nick Ritchie

Nikita Scherbak

Nick Schmaltz

Hunter Smith

Luc Snuggerud

Alex Tuch

Dominic Turgeon

Jake Virtanen

Jakub Vrana


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John Vogl

John Vogl

John Vogl has been covering the Sabres since 2002-03, an era that has included playoff runs, last-place finishes and three ownership changes. The award-winning writer is the Buffalo chapter chairman for the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association.

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