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2013 Nashville Predators Draft Central

by Jimi Russell / Nashville Predators


Features Leading Up To The Draft: 
2013 NHL Entry Draft Selection Order
 NHL.com: Hits and misses of the Central Division
Nashville's Top 15 All-time Draftees: Part 1| Part 2 
Smashville 24/7: Comparing MacKinnon and Barkov
Top prospects enjoy memoriable day at Cup Finals
NP.com: Online Media Mock Draft 1.0 | 2.0 | 3.0
NHL.com: Draft Experts Agree On Top Two, Not Much Else
NP.com Talks With NHL.com Draft Authority Adam Kimelman
Smashville 24/7: Is Barkov best draft fit for Preds?
Chief Amateur Scout Jeff Kealty Reflects on the 2013 Scouting Combine
Smashville 24/7: Preds Shouldn't Trade No. 4 Pick
NHL.com: Innovations highlighted 2013 NHL Scouting Combine
Chief Amateur Scout Jeff Kealty Previews The Top Five Prospects In This Year's Draft
Taking A Look Back: How Players Selected Fourth Overall Have Impacted The NHL
NHL.com: Elite 2013 Draft Prospects Highlight Memorial Cup
Nashville Retains The Fourth Overall Selection In The 2013 NHL Entry Draft

Prospect Previews: Seth Jones | Nathan MacKinnon | Jonathan Drouin | Aleksander Barkov 
                                           Elias Lindholm | Valeri Nichushkin

2013 Draft Videos:
http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/vid_icon.gifCheif Amateur Scout Jeff Kealty talks with PredsTV prior to the 2012 NHL Draft
http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/vid_icon.gif Preds GM David Poile talks about the 2013 NHL Entry Draft
http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/vid_icon.gif 2013 Scouting Meetings: Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3
http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/vid_icon.gif David Poile Discusses the 2013 NHL Entry Draft
http://cdn.nhl.com/images/upload/2009/01/vid_icon.gif 2013 NHL Draft Lottery: Predators GM David Poile

  Preds Draft Photo Gallery | Top Prospects Visit NYC
Draft Blog:  The Russell Report
Twitter:
PredsNHL | KWilsonPreds | Jimi_Russ

Preds Draft Board
Pick/Round Player '12-13 Club
4 (Round 1)
Seth Jones
Portland Winterhawks (WHL)
64 (Round 3) Jonathan-Ismael Diaby
Victoriaville Tigres (QMJHL)
95 (Round 4)
99 (Round 4)
112 (Round 4)

125 (Round 5)
140 (Round 5)

155 (Round 6)
171 (Round 6)
185 (Round 7)

Notes:
Nashville acquired its third-round pick from Tampa Bay in the Anders Lindback trade
            Nashville
acquired its first fourth-round selection from Toronto in the Matthew Lombardi/Cody Franson trade
            Nashville acquired its second fourth-round selection from Buffalo in the Paul Gaustad trade
            Nashville acquired its fifth-round selection from the New York Rangers in a pick swap at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft
            Nashville acuqired its second sixth-round pick from San Jose in the Scott Hannan trade


  * The Predators final nine draft position in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft are yet to be determined.

The 2013 Draft Class

2013 International Scouting Services Top 30: ISS 2013 Top 30
2013 NHL Central Scouting Final Rankings
Skaters: North American | European      Goaltenders:North American | European
2013 CBS Sports Rankings: CBSSports.com 2013 NHL Prospects 
TSN.ca: Craig Button's Top 75
2013 NHL Draft Combine Blog
2013 Mock Drafts
NHL.com: Kimelman | Hoffner | Morreale
My NHL Draft: June 19 Edition
SB Nation: NHL Mock Draft 2013
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