2010 NHL Entry Draft: Second day results

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Here are the results on the second through seventh rounds of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. We’ll be keeping you up to date throughout the day on every single pick on the second day of the draft.

We won’t have detailed analysis of every single pick, but we will be updating on trade rumors and any moves that are made today. We’ll also have some thoughts on certain picks as they come.

We’ll link a player’s name with any specific thoughts we may have.

Second round:

31. Edmonton Oilers – Tyler Pitlick, C

32. Boston Bruins – Jared Knight, C

33. Florida Panthers – John McFarland, LW

34. Columbus Blue Jackets – Dalton Smith, LW

35. Chicago Blackhawks – Ludwig Rensfeldt, LW

36. Florida Panthers – Alexander Petrovic, D

37. Carolina Hurricanes – Justin Faulk, D

38. New Jersey – Jonathon Merrill, D

39. Minnesota Wild – Brett Bulmer, RW

40. NY Rangers – Christian Thomas, RW

41. Dallas Stars – Patrik Nemeth, D

42. Anaheim Ducks – Devante Smith-Pelly, RW

43. Toronto Maple Leafs – Bradley Ross, LW

44. St. Louis Blues – Sebastian Wannstrom, RW

45. Boston Bruins – Ryan Spooner, C

46. Edmonton Oilers – Martin Marincin, D

47. Los Angeles Kings – Tyler Toffoli, C

48. Edmonton Oilers – Curtis Hamilton, LW

49. Colorado Avalanche – Calvin Pickard, G

50. Florida Panthers –  Connor Brickley, C

51. Detroit Red Wings – Calle Jarnkrok, C

52. Phoenix Coyotes – Philip Lane, C

53. Carolina Hurricanes – Mark Alt, D

54. Chicago Blackhawks – Justin Holl, D

55. Columbus Blue Jackets – Petr Straka, RW

56. Minnesota Wild – Johan Larsson

57. Phoenix Coyotes – Oscar Lindberg

58. Chicago Blackhawks – Kent Simpson

59. Minnesota Wild – Jason Zucker, LW

60. Chicago Blackhawks – Stephen Johns, D

Third through seventh rounds after the jump….


Third Round:

61. Edmonton Oilers – Ryan Martindale, C

62. Toronto Maple Leafs – Greg McKegg, C

63. Tampa Bay Lighting – Brock Beukeboom, D

64. Calgary Flames – Max Reinhart, C

65. New York Islanders – Kieill Kabanov, C

66. Tampa Bay Lighting, Radko Gudas, D

67. Carolina Hurricanes – Danny Biega, D

68. Buffalo Sabres – Jerome Gauthier – Leduc, D

69. Florida Panthers – Joe Basaraba,

70.  Los Angeles Kings – Jordan Weal, C

71. Colorado Avalanche – Michael Bournival, LW

72. Tampa Bay Lightning – Adam Janosik, D

73. Calgary Flames – Joey Leach, D

74. St. Louis Blues – Max Gardiner, C

75. Buffalo Sabres – Kevin Sundher, C

76. Ottawa Senators – Jakub Culek, LW

77. Dallas Stars – Alex Guptill, LW

78. Nashville Predators – Taylor Aronson

79. Toronto Maple Leafs – Sondre Olden, W

80. Pittsburgh Penguins – Bryan Rust, RW

81. Detroit Red Wings – Louis-Marc Aubry, C

82. New York Islanders – Jason Clark

83. Buffalo Sabres – Matt Mackenzie, D

84. New Jersey Devils –  Scott Wedgewood, G

85. Carolina Hurricanes – Austin Levi, D

86. Washington Capitals – Stanislav Galiev, RW

87. Atlanta Thrashers – Julian Melchiori, D

88. San Jose Sharks – Max Gaede, RW

89. Philadelphia Flyers – Michael Chaput, C

90. Chicago Blackhawks – Jochen Nordstrom, C

Fourth Round:

91. Edmonton Oilers – Jeremie Blain, D

92. Florida Panthers – Sam Brittain, G

93. Florida Panthers – Benjamin Gallacher, D

94. Columbus Blue Jackets – Brandon Archibald, D

95. Colorado Avalanche – Stephan Silas, D

96. Tampa Bay Lighting – Geoffrey Schemitsch, D

97. Boston Bruins – Craig Cunningham, LW

98. Buffalo Sabres – Steven Shipley, C

99. Florida Panthers – Joonas Donskoi, RW

100. NY Rangers – Andrew Yogan, C/LW

101. Atlanta Thashers – Ivan Telegin, LW

102. Columbus Blue Jackets – Mathieu Corbeil-Theriault, G

103. Calgary Flames – John Ramage, D

104. St. Louis Blues – Jani Hakanpaa, D

105. Carolina Hurricanes – Justin Shugg, LW

106. Ottawa Senators – Markus Sorensen, RW

107. Colorado Avalanche – Sami Aittokallio, G

108. Calgary Flames – Bill Arnold, C

109. Dallas Stars – Alex Theriau, D

110. Pittsburgh Penguins – Tom Kuehnhackl, RW

111. Detroit Red Wings, Teemu Pulkkinen, LW

112. Washington Capitals – Philip Grubauer, G

113. Montreal Canadiens – Mark MacMillan, C/LW

114. New Jersey Devils – Joe Faust, D

115. Vancouver Canucks – Patrick McNally, D

116. Toronto Maple Leafs – Peter Granberg, D

117. Montreal Canadiens – Morgan Ellis, D

118. Tampa Bay Lightning, James Mullin, C/RW

119. Philadelphia Flyers – Tye McGinn, LW

120. Chicago Blackhawks – Rob Flick, C

Round 5

121. Edmonton Oilers – Tyler Bunz, G

122. Anaheim Ducks – Christopher Wagner, RW

123. Florida Panthers – Zach Hyman, C

124. Columbus Blue Jackets – Austin Madaisky, D

125. NY Islanders – Tony Dehart, D

126. Nashville Predators – Patrick Cehlin, RW

127. San Jose Sharks – Cody Ferriero, C

128. Atlanta Thrashers – Fredrick Pettersson-Wentzel G

129. San Jose Sharks – Freddie Hamilton, C

130. NY Rangers – Jason Wilson, LW

131. Dallas Stars – John Klingberg, D

132. Anaheim Ducks – Tim Heed, D

133. Calgary Flames – Micheal Ferland, LW

134. St. Louis Blues – Cody Beach, RW

135. Boston Bruins – Justin Florek, LW

136. San Jose Sharks – Isaac Macleod, D

137. Colorado Avalanche – Troy Rutkowski, D

138. Phoenix Coyotes – Louis Domingue, G

139. Colorado Avalanhce – Luke Walker, RW

140. Pittsburgh Penguins – Kenneth Agostino, LW

141. Detroit Red Wings – Petr Mrazek, G

142. Washington Capitals – Caleb Herbert, C

143. Buffalo Sabres – Gregg Sutch,  RW

144. Toronto Maple Leafs – Sam Carrick, C

145. Vancouver Canucks – Adam Polasek, D

146. Toronto Maple Leafs – Daniel Brodin, LW

147. Montreal Canadiens – Brendan Gallagher, RW

148. Los Angeles Kings – Kevin Gravel, D

149. Philadelphia Flyers – Michael Parks, RW

150. Atlanta Thrashers – Yasin Cisse, RW

Round 6

151. Chicago Blackhawks – Mirko Hoefflin, C

152. Pittsburgh Penguins – Joe Rogalski, D

153. Florida Panthers – Corey Durocher, LW

154. Columbus Blue Jackets – Dalton Prout, D

155. Atlanta Thrashers – Kendall McFaull, D

156. Tampa Bay Lightning – Brenden O’Donnell, C

157. NY Rangers – Jesper Fasth, RW

158. Los Angeles Kings – Maxim Kitsyn, LW

159. Minnesota Wild – Johan Gustafsson, G

160. Atlanta Thrashers – Tanner Lane, C

161. Anaheim Ducks – Andreas Dahlstrom, C/RW

162. Edmonton Oilers – Brandon Davidson, D

163. San Jose Sharks – Konrad Abeltshauser, D

164. St. Louis Blues – Stephen Macaulay, LW

165. Boston Bruins – Zane Gothberg, G

166. Edmonton Oilers – Drew Czerwonka, LW

167. Carolina Hurricanes – Tyler Stahl, D

168. Nashville Predators – Anthony Bitetto, D

169. Atlanta Thrashers – Sebastian Owuya, D

170. Pittsburgh Penguins – Reid McNeill, D

171. Detroit Red Wings – Brooks Macek, C

172. Vancouver Canucks – Alex Friesen, C

173. Buffalo Sabres – Cedrick Henley, LW

174. New Jersey Devils – Maxime Clermont, G

175. Vancouver Canucks – Jonathan Iilahti, G

176. Washington Capitals – Samuel Carrier, D

177. Anaheim Ducks – Kevin Lind, D

178. Ottawa Senators – Mark Stone, RW

179. Philadelphia Flyers – Nicholas Luuko, D

180. Chicago Blackhawks – Nick Mattson, D

Round 7

181. Edmonton Oilers – Kristians Pelss, C/LW

182. Toronto Maple Leafs – Josh Nicholls, RW

183. Florida Panthers – R.J. Boyd, D

184. Columbus Blue Jackets – Martin Oullette, D

185. New York Islanders –  Cody Rosen, G

186. Tampa Bay Lightning – Teigan Zahn, D

187. Carolina Hurricanes – Frederik Anderson, G

188. San Jose Sharks – Lee Moffie, D

189. Minnesota Wild – Dylen McKinlay, RW

190. New York Rangers – Randy McNaught, RW

191. Chicago Blackhawks  – MacMillian Carruth, G

192.  Anaheim Ducks – Brett Perlini, RW

193. Calgary Flames – Patrick Holland, RW

194. Nashville Predators – David Elsner, RW

195. Boston Bruins – Maxime Chudinov, D

196. Ottawa Senators – Bryce Aneloski, D

197. Colorado Avalanche – Luke Moffatt, C

198. Nashville Predators – Joonas Rask, C

199. Calgary Flames – Peter Stoykewych, D
 
200. Nashville Predators – Chistopher Crane, RW

201. Detroit Red Wings – Benjamin Marshall, D

202.  Edmonton Oilers – Kellen Jones, C/LW

203. Buffalo Sabres – Christian Isackson, RW

204. New Jersey Devils – Mauro Jorg, RW

205. Vancouver Canucks – Sawyer Hannay, D

206. Philadelphia Flyers – Ricard Blidstrand, D

207. Montreal Canadiens – John Westin, LW

208. Buffalo Sabres – Riley Boychuk, LW

209. Philadelphia Flyers – Brendan Ranford, LW

210. Boston Bruins – Zach Trotman, D

Canucks avoid arbitration with Boucher, Horvat remains RFA

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The Vancouver Canucks still have some work to do this summer, but at least none of their players will take part in salary arbitration hearings.

After coming to an agreement with Michael Chaput, the Canucks reached a one-year, $687,500 deal with forward Reid Boucher on Monday.

Boucher, 23, has 112 regular-season games under his belt. He spent most of his career (82 of 112 games) with the New Jersey Devils before bouncing to the Nashville Predators (3 games) and then the Canucks (27 games) last season. He averaged a little more than 12 minutes per night with the Canucks, much like with the Devils in 2016-17.

While the arbitration hearings are covered, the Canucks face two lingering RFA situations: Brendan Gaunce, and most importantly, Bo Horvat.

Coyotes sign Langhamer, so only Duclair needs a deal

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The Arizona Coyotes handed a one-year, two-way contract to goalie Marek Langhamer on Monday.

Langhamer would be paid $660K at the NHL level and $67,500 in the AHL, according to AZ Sports’ Craig Morgan.

Langhamer turned 23 on Saturday. He got about the smallest cup of coffee you could ask for with the Coyotes last season: he appeared in one game for 16 minutes, allowing a goal on eight shots.

It was quite the year for the Czech-born goalie, who played seven games in the ECHL and 25 in the AHL along with that brief NHL appearance. He also played in the AHL and ECHL during the 2015-16 season, so he’s been bouncing around.

As a seventh-rounder (184th overall in 2012), Langhamer likely doesn’t take opportunities for granted.

The netminding situation is interestingly fluid in Arizona. Both Antti Raanta and Louis Domingue stand ahead of Langhamer – at minimum – but those two only have one year remaining on their current deals. If nothing else, there’s likely a “prove it” vibe at multiple levels now that Mike Smith is in Calgary.

With Langhamer settled, the Coyotes only have one RFA left to sign, but it’s a tricky one with forward Anthony Duclair. When it came to Duclair, GM John Chayka kept it pretty vague with the Arizona Republic’s Sarah McLellan.

“We’re still trying to determine the best value for the player and the team moving forward,” Chayka said.

Predators are one Johansen deal away from a salary cap work of art

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If you need to kill some time, play this game: which Nashville Predators contract is the biggest steal?

If Viktor Arvidsson is as much of a difference-maker as his limited NHL reps indicate, his $4.25 million cap hit over seven years is certainly in the running. Still, there are plenty of choices.

  • The defense alone is bargain-filled, making P.K. Subban‘s $9 million cap hit easy to stomach.

Ryan Ellis‘ $2.5 million cap hit doesn’t run out until after 2018-19. Mattias Ekholm‘s less of a “well-kept secret” following Nashville’s run to the 2017 Stanley Cup Final, yet his $3.75M steal runs through 2021-22. Roman Josi can be a bit polarizing but at $4M for three more seasons, it’s not controversial to say that he’s probably at least worth the money.

  • The offensive bargains begin with the top line.

Arvidsson has the makings of a legit first-line winger, and that deal is highly likely to be regrettable … for his agent and accountant.

Filip Forsberg‘s $6M isn’t as audacious as some of those defensive steals, but it’s still pretty nice. That total also makes it easier for the Predators to try to control costs for their one remaining big consideration: Ryan Johansen, who still needs a deal as an RFA.

  • Calle Jarnkrok is a pretty nifty get at $2M per season, especially if he grows with a contract that runs through 2021-22.
  • Scott Hartnell took quite the homecoming discount at $1M for 2017-18.
  • As you go deeper, the Predators enjoy some nice deals on players who are under ELC’s or second contracts: Kevin Fiala ($863K), Frederick Gaudreau ($667K), Ponuts Aberg ($650K) and Colton Sissons ($625K) could all be helpful contributors at low costs.

This tweet really sells the point, in case this post hasn’t: GM David Poile hasn’t been slowing down much since being named GM of the Year. And he might just be the best executive in the NHL right now.

  • It’s all pretty immaculate; even if you’re not a fan of Pekka Rinne, his $7 million cap hit expires in two seasons. By then, the Predators could very well transition to Juuse Saros, possibly echoing the Penguins with Marc-Andre Fleury and Matt Murray along the way.

Overall, it’s an enviable situation, as Nashville’s clean cap ranks with Pittsburgh and few others as the best-looking in the NHL. That’s especially true when you consider the fact that the Lightning are allocating $8.8 million to the shaky duo of former Rangers in Ryan Callahan and Dan Girardi.

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Still, the Predators aren’t done for the summer, as Johansen stands as a tricky situation. They don’t have the helpful deadline of arbitration looming, so the two sides are just going to have to figure something out … eventually.

Even so, Cap Friendly pegs them at $13.43 million in cap space, so they have room to work with their first-line center.

While teams like the Penguins and Blackhawks stocked up on high draft picks, the Predators’ greatest moves have largely come through shrewd drafting, savvy trades, and forward-thinking contract extensions. One can debate which setup is the best, but Poile’s work places Nashville in the upper crust, and their built to stay there for years to come.

Related: Matt Murray, Jake Guentzel could help Penguins compete for years.

Okposo to fans: ‘Thinking about your support brings a tear to my eye’

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In a lengthy and heartfelt letter, Kyle Okposo thanked the hockey community – especially but not only Buffalo Sabres fans and teammates – for their support after his hospitalization.

Okposo also shared some personal details about how a seemingly innocent hit affected his sleep and caused alarming weight loss, dropping him below 200 lbs. for the first time since he was 17. He said he checked into a hospital expecting to get help sleeping, only to go to ICU after a negative reaction to medication.

As scary as that experience was, it helped him put his career and life in perspective. Okposo also realized just how much fans, teammates, and people associated with the sport can help each other in times of need.

It’s a really great letter and worth reading in full (especially considering his praise for new Sabres management), but here’s one of the more inspiring excerpts:

When I turned my phone on, I had 500 messages waiting for me. Current players, former players, former coaches – everyone reached out. Even now, fans see me in Minnesota or Buffalo and say, ‘I’m just really glad you’re doing OK.’ It’s overwhelming, and it makes me proud to be a part of the hockey community. We’re a tight-knit group and we stick together. Thinking about your support brings a tear to my eye.

The messages from my Sabres teammates meant a lot in particular. I’ve only played with those guys for one year, with Matt Moulson being the exception, and we didn’t have the type of season that we wanted. The fact that all of them were so supportive through this shows that the bond between teammates really does transcend what happens on the ice.

Okposo noted that he appreciated playing in “Da Beauty League” last week, even though his team got “whacked.”

Read more about him being involved in that here, and how happy Zach Parise and others were to see him play in this article. Okposo also reaffirms the belief that he’ll be ready to go for Sabres training camp in that letter.