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    …in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, the Boston Bruins select…

    Joe Makarski April 12, 2010

    It’s here, the NHL Entry Draft lottery selection. The Boston Bruins have a 60.8% chance of landing either the first or second overall pick — and can finish now lower than with the third overall selection.

    Although Phil Kessel netted another 30-goal season, this draft pick  is a future franchise player who is expected to make an immediate impact on next year’s Boston Bruins’ squad.

    Here are the odds; by the numbers. Announcements are live tomorrow, Tuesday, Apr. 13, 2010 at 8:00 p.m. EST on Versus (HD). Per NHL rules, the franchise selected in the lottery may not move up more than four positions in the draft order — so the five teams with the lowest points totals have a chance to land the first overall selection.

    Oilers:  25.0%
    Bruins (TOR):  18.8%
    Panthers:  14.2%
    Blue Jackets:  10.7%
    Islanders:  8.1%
    Lightning:  6.2%
    Hurricanes:  4.7%
    Thrashers:   3.6%
    Wild:  2.7%
    Rangers:  2.1%
    Stars:  1.5%
    Ducks: 1.1%
    Coyotes (CGY): 0.8%
    Blues:  0.5%

    The first round of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft will take place on Friday, June 25  at 4 p.m. (local time) at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, CA. Rounds two through seven will take place the following day, Saturday, June 26, at 10 a.m.

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    1. john April 13, 2010

      Hopefully the B’s will have better lucky than the C’s did during the Durant/Oden draft. Hall would answer all of their offensive woes

    2. admin April 14, 2010

      Pretty exciting stuff!

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