The NHL's first round of playoffs has been completed, giving fans another piece of the draft puzzle. The shuffling of draft slots is related to playoff exits, and in some cases, teams have moved up markedly on the draft board.
This year's draft rankings are also coming into view. The U-18 World Junior Championships were recently wrapped up in Finland, and some of the players who performed well have improved their draft stock. Other teenagers have delivered in their league playoffs and emerged as first-round options for 2014.
Here's a projection for the top 30 picks in the 2014 NHL entry draft.