2015 NHL Draft Rankings – A Year in Advance (Top 15 Free)

    Although we are just days away from the 2014 NHL Draft, HockeyProspect.com released our early rankings for the 2015 NHL Draft on June 6th, with the release of our 2014 NHL Draft Black Book. The Black Book’s main focus is obviously this years draft with 329 of the 599 profiles included being 2014 draft eligible. That said, we are the clear leaders in providing an advanced look at the 2015 & 2016 NHL Draft prospects. Below is our very first ranking list for the 2015 NHL Draft.

    The List is limited to the top 15 players. (Full Top 30 & 2015 Profiles in our Black Book)

     

    2015 NHL Draft Top 30 Rankings

    HPPLAYERPOSTEAMLEAGUEHEIGHTWEIGHT
    1Connor McDavidCErie OHL5' 11"170
    2Jack EichelCUSNTDP U18USHL6' 1"185
    3Noah HanifinDUSNTDPUSHL6' 3"195
    4Kyle ConnorCYoungstown USHL6' 1"170
    5Colin WhiteCUSNTDPUSHL6' 0"175
    6Travis KonecnyCOttawaOHL5' 10"166
    7Mitchell MarnerCLondon KnightsOHL5' 10"155
    8Oliver KylingtonDFärjestadSHL6' 0"181
    9Daniel SprongRWCharlottetownQMJHL5'10170
    10Jérémy RoyDSherbrookeQMJHL6' 0"186
    11Lawson CrouseLWKingstonOHL6' 3"201
    12Zack WerenskiDUSNTDPUSHL6' 2"201
    13Mikko RantanenC/WTPS Turku SM-Liiga6' 4"195
    14Dylan StromeCErie OHL6' 2"170
    15Jeremy BraccoRCUSNTDPUSHL5'9"154

     

    16Rasmus AnderssonDMalmoAllsvenskan6' 0"207
    17Matthew BarzalCSeattleWHL5' 11"165
    18Nikita KorostelevRWSarnia OHL6'2"176
    19Pavel ZachaLWBili Tygri LiberecCzech6' 2"196
    20Nicholas RoyRCChicoutimiQMJHL6' 4"190
    21Yevgeni SvechnikovLWBars KazanMHL6' 1"179
    22Paul BittnerLWPortlandWHL6' 4"195
    23Jordan GreenwayLWUSNTDPUSHL6' 5"205
    24Radovan BondraCHC KosiceSVK6'4"212
    25Ryan GroppLWSeattleWHL6' 1"163
    26Tommy NovakCSt Thomas HSMINN5' 11"178
    27Nick MerkleyRCKelowna WHL5' 10"176
    28Julius NattinenLWJYP U20Jr. A SM-liiga6' 2"192
    29Erik CernakDHC Slovak Slovak6' 2"200
    30Kyle CapobiancoDSudburyOHL6'1170