Following is the current order of selection for the first round of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft, Saturday, June 21 at noon, Central Time (rounds 1-3, TSN, ESPN2, RDS) and Sunday, June 22 at 9 a.m., CT (rounds 4-9) at Gaylord Entertainment Center in Nashville. The order of selection for all rounds will be released Friday, June 13.
Order of selection:
|1. Florida ||16. Boston |
|2. Carolina ||17. Edmonton |
|3. Pittsburgh ||18. Washington |
|4. Columbus ||19. Anaheim |
|5. Buffalo ||20. Minnesota |
|6. San Jose ||21. San Jose (from Toronto) |
|7. Nashville ||22. New Jersey (from St. Louis) |
|8. Atlanta ||23. Vancouver |
|9. Calgary ||24. Philadelphia |
|10. Montreal ||25. Tampa Bay |
|11. Philadelphia (from Phoenix) ||26. Los Angeles (from Colorado) |
|12. NY Rangers ||27. Los Angeles (from Detroit) |
|13. Los Angeles ||28. Dallas |
|14. Chicago ||29. Ottawa |
|15. NY Islanders ||30. St. Louis (from New Jersey) |
Transferred Draft Choices:
Pick 11 (Phoenix to Philadelphia) - Philadelphia traded C Daymond Langkow to Phoenix for Phoenix's 2nd-round pick in the 2002 Entry Draft (pick later traded by Philadelphia) and 1st-round pick in the 2003 Entry Draft (July 2, 2001).
Pick 21 (Toronto to San Jose) - San Jose traded RW Owen Nolan to Toronto for C Alyn McCauley, C Brad Boyes and Toronto's 1st-round pick in the 2003 Entry Draft (Mar. 6, 2003).
Pick 22 (St. Louis to New Jersey) - As part of the Scott Stevens tampering decision, New Jersey was awarded, and is exercising this year, the right to switch 1st-round picks with St. Louis (Jan. 4, 1999).
Pick 26 (Colorado to Los Angeles) - Los Angeles traded D Rob Blake and C Steven Reinprecht to Colorado for RW Adam Deadmarsh, D Aaron Miller, C Jared Aulin, Colorado's 1st-round pick in the 2001 Entry Draft (Dave Steckel) and 1st-round pick in the 2003 Entry Draft (Feb. 22, 2001).
Pick 27 (Detroit to Los Angeles) - Los Angeles traded D Mathieu Schneider to Detroit for C Sean Avery, D Maxim Kuznetsov, Detroit's 1st-round pick in the 2003 Entry Draft and 2nd-round pick in the 2004 Entry Draft (Mar. 11, 2003).
Pick 30 (New Jersey to St. Louis) - See pick 22.