2010 NHL Entry Draft Prospect Power Rankings: April

Joel Dundas@@JRDundasCorrespondent IApril 29, 2010

 

April is the second instalment of my monthly draft power rankings leading up to the 2010 NHL entry draft. The following rankings are based upon scouting reports, and personal scouting.

 

The PR column is the players March rankings, and the +/- is the differential. A link to the March rankings will be listed below.  

 

30. Washington Capitals: Calvin Pickard (PR: 28, -2)

29. San Jose Sharks: Jaden Schwartz (PR: NA, +2)

28. Chicago Blackhawks: Ryan Martindale (PR: NA, +3)

27. Phoenix Coyotes: Petr Straka (PR: NA, +4)

26. Vancouver Canucks: Brock Nelson (PR: 22, -4)

25. Atlanta Thrashers: John McFarland (PR: 26, +1)

24. Detroit Red Wings: Jon Merrill (PR: 24, E)

23. Pittsburgh Penguins: Kirill Kabanov (PR: 6, -17)

22. Los Angeles Kings: Tyler Pitlick (PR: NA, +9)

21. Nashville Predators: Quinton Howden (PR: 23, +2)

20. Buffalo Sabres: Stanislav Galiev (PR: 25, +5)

19. Colorado Avalanche: Tyler Toffoli (PR: 27, +8)

18. Ottawa Senators: Nick Bjugstad (PR: 18, E)

17. Boston Bruins: Austin Watson (PR: 16, -1)

16. Anaheim Ducks: Emerson Etem (PR: 21, +5)

15. Montreal Canadiens: Jeff Skinner (PR: 17, +2)

14. St. Louis Blues: Jack Campbell (PR: 14, E)

13. Phoenix Coyotes: Ryan Johansen (PR: 20, +7)

12. Anaheim Ducks: Mark Pysyk (PR: 13, +1)

11. Dallas Stars: Mikael Granlund (PR: 9, -2)

10. New York Rangers: Vladimir Tarasenko (PR: 7, E-3)

09. Minnesota Wild: Alexander Burmistrov (PR: 10, +1)

08. Atlanta Thrashers: Nino Niederreiter (PR: 8, E)

07. Carolina Hurricanes: Derek Forbort (PR: 12, +5)

06. Tampa Bay Lightning: Brandon Gormley (PR: 4, -2)

05. New York Islanders: Erik Gudbranson (PR: 5, E)

04. Columbus Blue Jackets: Brett Connolly (PR: 11, +7)

03. Florida Panthers: Cam Fowler (PR: 3, E)

02. Boston Bruins: Taylor Hall (PR: 1, -1)

01. Edmonton Oilers: Tyler Seguin (PR: 2, +1)

 

March Rankings: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/371576-2010-nhl-entry-draft-prospect-power-rankings-march

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