LIVE FROM NEWARK: 303 and Smashville 24/7 mock draft

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In an effort to get you familiar with today’s event, section303.com and Smashville 24/7 got together and did their mock draft. With all of the drama surrounding this 2013 NHL Draft, it’s going to be exciting.

This mock draft was done as a “prediction” draft. This is how — barring trades — 303 and 24/7 see it unfolding today. 24/7 took the odd numbered picks while 303 took the even numbered.

#1 – Colorado Avalanche || Nathan MacKinnon, C, Halifax Mooseheads
#2 – Florida Panthers || Seth Jones, D, Portland Winterhawks
#3 – Tampa Bay Lightning || Aleksander Barkov, C, Tappara (Finland)
#4 – Nashville Predators || Jonathan Drouin, W, Halfiax Mooseheads
#5 – Carolina Hurricanes || Valeri Nichushkin, W, Chelyabinsk (KHL)
#6 – Calgary Flames || Darnell Nurse, D, Ste. St. Marie Greyhounds
#7 – Edmonton Oilers || Nikita Zadorov, D, London Knights
#8 – Buffalo Sabres || Elias Lindholm, C, Brynas (Sweden)
#9 – New Jersey Devils || Sean Monahan, C, Ottawa 67′s
#10 – Dallas Stars || Hunter Shinkaruk, C, Medicine Hat Tigers

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