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2016 NHL Draft Prospects

This is a group for all 2016 prospect profiles at AAtJ and NHL Draft related posts for the New Jersey Devils

Looking Back at the 2016 New Jersey Devils Draft Class

The 2016 NHL Draft saw the New Jersey Devils take nine players, acquire Beau Bennett, and ultimately get a lot of value for who they took. Now that five years has past, let us look back to evaluate how the Devils did with that draft.

What You Thought of the Devils’ 2016 NHL Draft Class

The 2016 NHL Draft is fully in the past now. But before leaving the topic entirely, I look at how the All About the Jersey readers reacted to each pick by the New Jersey Devils. In general, the readers thought they did well.

Mostly Forward: A Review of Devils at the 2016 NHL Draft

At the 2016 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils drafted six forwards out of nine picks and added Beau Bennett in exchange for a pick. Now that the draft is over, this is a premature review and summary of the Devils’ draft class.

2016 NHL Draft: Devils Select Davies in 7th Round

With the 192nd overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils selected Jeremy Davies. This is a quick post with a reaction to the pick and will be updated to include more information about the newest Devil prospect.

2016 NHL Draft: Devils Select Bratt in 6th Round

With the 162nd overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils selected Jesper Bratt. This is a quick post with a reaction to the pick and will be updated to include more information about the newest Devil prospect.

2016 NHL Draft: Devils Select Rykov in 5th Round

With the 102nd overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils selected Yegor Rykov. This is a quick post with a reaction to the pick and will be updated to include more information about the newest Devil prospect.

2016 NHL Draft: Devils Pick Maltsev at 102nd Ovr.

With the 102nd overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, the first of two picks in the fourth round, the New Jersey Devils selected Mikhail Maltsev. This is a quick post with a reaction to the pick & will be updated to include more about the newest Devil.

2016 NHL Draft: Devils Pick Evan Cormier at 105th Ovr.

With the 105th overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, the second of two picks in the 4th round, the Devils selected goalie Evan Cormier. This is a quick post with a reaction to the pick and will be updated to include more information about the player

2016 NHL Draft: Devils Pick Brandon Gignac at 80th Ovr.

With the 80th overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils selected Brandon Gignac. This is a quick post with a reaction to the pick and will be updated to include more information about the newest Devil prospect.

2016 NHL Draft: Devils Pick Anderson at 73rd Ovr.

With the 73rd overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, the first of 2 picks in the third round, the New Jersey Devils selected Joey Anderson. This is a quick post with a reaction to the pick & will be updated to include more information about the player.

2016 NHL Draft: Devils Select Bastian in 2nd Round

With the 41st overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils selected Nathan Bastian. This is a quick post with a reaction to the pick and will be updated to include more information about the newest Devil prospect.

2016 NHL Draft Rounds 2-7 Open Post

Today is the second day of the 2016 NHL Draft, which will include the second through seventh rounds. The New Jersey Devils have nine picks and this is an open post for AAtJ readers to discuss the draft action as it happens.

2016 NHL Draft: Devils Select McLeod in 1st Round

With the twelfth overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils selected Michael McLeod. This is a quick post with a reaction to the pick and will be updated to include more information about the newest Devil prospect.

2016 NHL Draft First Round Open Post

Tonight, the New Jersey Devils will get to make their pick at eleventh overall for the first round of the 2016 NHL Draft. This is an open post for users to discuss what the Devils and the rest of the league does in the first round.

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The New Jersey Devils & the 2016 NHL Draft Days

The 2016 NHL Draft will take place on June 24 and June 25, 2016.This game stream will consist of all posts relevant to the draft and the New Jersey Devils.

2016 NHL Draft Preview for the Devils

Today is the first day of the 2016 NHL Draft. This post is a preview for New Jersey Devils fans with details on how to watch it, where the Devils are picking, what the Devils should do, and more.

Hugo Danielsson: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

The NHL Draft is essentially upon us and we're winding down our profiles here at AAtJ as we get set to see who will be part of the newest crop of New Jersey Devils. Should Swedish-born Hugo Danielsson be among them?

William Lockwood: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

William Lockwood is a speedy, aggressive forward from the US National Team Development Program. Are his tools enough to overrule some lackluster production in the past couple seasons and make him a solid pick in the later rounds of the draft?

2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile: Kasper Bjorkqvist

Kasper Bjorkqvist is a 2nd year draft eligible winger from the Finnish junior league. This prospect profile takes a look at the college bound player to see how he got his name back on the draft table.

Julius Mattila: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Julius Mattila rose up through the youth ranks at Ilves and will head to Boston College next season. He's one of the older draft eligible players for this year; learn a little more about as a potential late round pick in this profile.

Roundup of 2016 NHL Mock Drafts for Devils

This is the week of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. Ahead of the first round on Friday, this is a round up of 21 mock drafts available online highlighting who they picked for the New Jersey Devils.

Max Jones: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Today, we have a potential first round winger in American-born Max Jones, currently playing junior hockey for the London Knights. He has the size, he has the tenacity, and he produces points, but should the Devils consider him all the way up at #11?

Michael McLeod: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Michael McLeod is a center for the Mississauga Steelheads that has been all about skating, defending, and playing very well and very fast. Learn more about McLeod in this prospect profile.

Carter Hart: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

The New Jersey Devils will be looking for talented players in all rounds of the 2016 NHL Draft. While it's of almost unanimous opinion that the 1st Round pick will be a forward, could the Devils look at goalie Carter Hart in a later round?

Official Order of Devils’ Picks in 2016 NHL Draft

Earlier today, the NHL announced the official order of picks for the 2016 NHL Draft. This short post lists all nine of the Devils’ picks and where they are at. It also includes broadcast information for the draft itself.

2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile: Ondrej Vala

Ondrej Vala is a large defensemen from the Czech Republic that just wrapped up his rookie WHL season with the Kamloops Blazers. This prospect profile will take a look at the toolsy defender.

2016 NHL Mock Draft: Clayton Keller at #11

In the annual SB Nation NHL Mock Draft, we were happy to select for the New Jersey Devils, center Clayton Keller of the USNTDP. Read on for my thoughts on this selection.

Jonathan Ang: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Jonathan Ang is fast, he skates well, he's got great hands, and he's been improving with the Peterborough Petes. Learn more about this mid-to-late round prospect with this prospect profile.

Patrick Harper: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

For today's prospect profile at AATJ, we have a late round prospect coming from the nearby state of Connecticut. Patrick Harper is a small, speedy center who does nothing but produce points for Avon Old Farms prep. Will a team take a flyer on him?

Maxime Fortier: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Maxime Fortier had a very productive (shots and points) 2015-16 season on a bad Halifax team. The speedy right winger could be a diamond in the rough late in the draft. Learn more about him in this prospect profile.

Kyle Maksimovich: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

The Devils will need to continue building the team up through the NHL Draft where picks both early and late can turn into NHLers. Projected to go anywhere from rounds 4-6, would New Jersey be wise to select Kyle Maksimovich?

Nick Pastujov: 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

A Michigan commit who just finished his time with the USNTDP, Nick Pastujov is a winger with some potential that has yet to be realized.