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2021 NHL Draft

July 23-24

The Ducks made eight selections in the 2021 NHL Draft:

Round 1 (3rd overall): Mason McTavish - Center | Peterborough (OHL)
Round 2 (34th overall): Olen Zellweger - Defenseman | Everett (WHL)
Round 3 (66th overall): Sasha Pastujov - Right Wing | USA U18 (NTDP)
Round 3 (76th overall^): Tyson Hinds - Defenseman | Rimouski (QMJHL)
Round 4 (98th overall): Joshua Lopina - Center | UMass Amherst (Hockey East) 
Round 5 (130th overall): Sean Tschigerl - Left Wing | Calgary (WHL)
Round 5 (148th overall*): Gage Alexander - Goalie | Winnipeg (WHL)

Round 6 (162nd overall): Kyle Kukkonen - Center | Maple Grove HS (Minn.)
Round 7 - No selection#

^ The Ducks traded their 2022 third-round selection in exchange for Montreal's third-round selection in the 2021 NHL Draft. 

* Edmonton's selection via Ottawa. Anaheim traded Erik Gudbranson to Ottawa in exchange for a 2021 fifth-round selection on Oct. 8, 2020. Ottawa acquired the pick from Edmonton in exchange for Tyler Ennis on Feb. 24, 2020.

# Anaheim traded its own 2021 seventh-round selection with Andreas Martinsen to Pittsburgh in exchange for Erik Gudbranson.

Full Order of Selection

2021 Ducks Selections

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First Round Draft Order

1. Buffalo Sabres 
2. Seattle Kraken
3. Anaheim Ducks
4. New Jersey Devils
5. Columbus Blue Jackets
6. Detroit Red Wings
7. San Jose Sharks
8. Los Angeles Kings
9. Vancouver Canucks
10. Ottawa Senators
11. Arizona Coyotes (pick forfeited*)
12. Chicago Blackhawks
13. Calgary Flames
14. Philadelphia Flyers
15. Dallas Stars
16. New York Rangers
17. St. Louis Blues
18. Winnipeg Jets
19. Nashville Predators
20. Edmonton Oilers
21. Boston Bruins
22. Minnesota Wild
23. Detroit Red Wings (from Washington)
24. Florida Panthers
25. Columbus Blue Jackets (from Toronto)
26. Minnesota Wild (from Pittsburgh)
27. Carolina Hurricanes
28. Colorado Avalanche
29. New Jersey (from New York Islanders)
30. Vegas Golden Knights
31. Montreal Canadiens
32. Columbus Blue Jackets (from Tampa Bay Lightning)
* Arizona Coyotes forfeit pick for violating NHL Combine Testing policy during 2019-20 season

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The Last Five Years

Players the Ducks have selected since 2016

2020
Jamie Drysdale | D | 1st round, sixth overall
Jacob Perreault | RW | 1st round, 27th overall
Sam Colangelo | RW | 2nd round, 36th overall
Ian Moore | D | 3rd round, 67th overall
Thimo Nickl | D | 4th round, 104th overall
Artyom Galimov | LW | 5th round, 129th overall
Albin Sundsvik | C | 6th round, 160th overall
Ethan Bowen | C | 7th round, 207th overall

2019
Trevor Zegras | C | 1st round, ninth overall
Brayden Tracey | LW | 1st round, 29th overall
Jackson LaCombe | D | 2nd round, 39th overall
Henry Thrun | D | 4th round, 101st overall
Trevor Janicke | C | 5th round, 132nd overall
William Francis | D | 6th round, 163rd overall
Mathew Hill | D | 6th round, 186th overall

2018
Isac Lundestrom | C | 1st round, 23rd overall
Benoit-Olivier Groulx | C | 2nd round, 54th overall
Blake McLaughlin | LW | 3rd round, 79th overall
Lukas Dostal | G | 3rd round, 85th overall
Jack Perbix | RW | 4th round, 116th overall
Roman Durny | G | 5th round, 147th overall
Hunter Drew | D | 6th round, 178th overall

2017
Max Comtois | LW | 2nd round, 50th overall
Antoine Morand | C | 2nd round, 60th overall
Jack Badini | C | 3rd round, 91st overall
Kyle Olson | RW | 4th round, 122nd overall
Olle Eriksson Ek | G | 5th round, 153rd overall

2016
Max Jones | LW | 1st round, 24th overall
Sam Steel | C | 1st round, 30th overall
Josh Mahura | D | 3rd round, 85th overall
Jack Kopacka | LW | 4th round, 93rd overall
Alex Dostie | C | 4th round, 115th overall
Tyler Soy | C | 7th round, 205th overall

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