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The Tampa Bay Lightning made seven selections during day two of the 2018 NHL Draft at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. In total, the Lightning selected two forwards, three defensemen and two goaltenders.

2018 Draft Picks


Round 2 | No. 59 overall - LW Gabriel Fortier
Round 3 | No. 90 overall - D Dmitry Semykin
Round 4 | No. 121 overall - D Alexander Green
Round 5 | No. 152 overall - G Magnus Chrona
Round 6 | No. 183 overall - LW Cole Koepke
Round 7 | No. 206 overall (From Los Angeles) - D Radim Salda
Round 7 | No. 214 overall - G Ty Taylor

*Tampa Bay traded its first round pick to the Rangers on Feb. 26 in exchange for D Ryan McDonagh and F J.T. Miller. 

Lightning Trades Involving draft picks

Lightning get: Golden Knights get:
Vegas selects Jason Garrison

2017 2nd Round Pick
2018 4th Round Pick (from PIT)
Nikita Gusev

Lightning get: Maple Leafs get:
2017 2nd Round Pick
Byron Froese

Brian Boyle

Lightning get: Flyers get:
Mark Streit Valtteri Filppula
2017 4th Round Pick
2017 7th Round Pick
Lightning get: Penguins get:
2018 4th round pick Mark Streit
Lightning get: Kings get:
Peter Budaj
Erik Cernak
2017 7th round pick
 
Ben Bishop
2017 5th Round Pick
Lightning get: Canadiens get:
Jonathan Racine
2017 6th round pick
Nikita Nesterov