2009 NHL Mock Draft: The First Round in Pictures

Thayne HallyburtonCorrespondent IJune 22, 2009

2009 NHL Mock Draft: The First Round in Pictures

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    PITTSBURGH - JUNE 02:  Announcer Don Cherry (center) talks with NHL top prospects (L-R) Brayden Schenn, John Tavares, Evander Kane, Matt Duchene and Victor Hedman during the Pittsburgh Penguins and Detroit Red Wings Team Practices before Game 3 of the 200

Pick No. 1: New York Islanders

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    OTTAWA, ON - JANUARY 5:  Victor Hedman #4 of Team Sweden watches post game ceremonies after being defeated by Team Canada during the Gold Medal Game of the IIHF World Junior Championships at Scotiabank Place on January 05, 2009 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Pick No. 2: Tampa Bay Lightning

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    OSHAWA, ON - JANUARY 14:  John Tavares #91 of Team Orr skates in the 2009 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Cherry on Wednesday January 14, 2009 at the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ontario. Team Orr defeated Team Cherry 6-1. (Photo

Pick No. 3: Colorado Avalanche

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    OSHAWA, ON - JANUARY 14:  Matt Duchene #9 of Team Cherry skates in the 2009 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Orr on Wednesday January 14, 2009 at the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ontario. Team Orr defeated Team Cherry 6-1. (Photo

Pick No. 4: Atlanta Thrashers

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    OSHAWA, ON - JANUARY 14:  Evander Kane #19 of Team Cherry skates with the puck in the 2009 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Orr on Wednesday January 14, 2009 at the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ontario. Team Orr defeated Team Cher

Pick No. 5: LA Kings

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    LONDON,ON - JANUARY 3:  Brayden Schenn #10 of Team West flips a puck out in a game against Team Ontario on January 3, 2008 at the John Labatt Centre in London, Ontario. Team Ontario defeated Team West 4-3 to earn a spot in the gold medal game at the World

Pick No. 6: Phoenix Coyotes

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    OSHAWA, ON - JANUARY 14:  Jared Cowen #2 of Team Orr skates in the 2009 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Cherry on Wednesday January 14, 2009 at the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ontario. Team Orr defeated Team Cherry 6-1. (Photo b

Pick No. 7: Toronto Maple Leafs

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    OTTAWA, ON - JANUARY 3:  Magnus Svensson Paajarvi #21 of Team Sweden skates during the game against Team Slovakia at the semifinals at the IIHF World Junior Championships at Scotiabank Place on January 03, 2009 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.  Team Sweden def

Pick No. 8: Dallas Stars

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    DALLAS - APRIL 12:  (L-R) Shayne Corson #72, Chris Therien #6, Steve Ott #29 and Bill Guerin #13 of the Dallas Stars share some words during a break in game three of the first round of the 2004 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Colorado Avalanche at the Am

Pick No. 9: Ottawa Senators

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    OSHAWA, ON - JANUARY 14:  Nazem Kadri #91 of Team Cherry skates in the 2009 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Orr on Wednesday January 14, 2009 at the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ontario. Team Orr defeated Team Cherry 6-1. (Photo

Pick No. 10: Edmonton Oilers

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    OSHAWA, ON -   Dmitry Kulikov #29 of Team Cherry poses for a head shot prior to the 2009 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game on wednesday January 14, 2009 at the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ontario. Kulikov plays for the Drummondville Voltigeurs

Pick No. 11: Nashville Predators

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    LAKE PLACID, NY - AUGUST 09: Jordan Schroeder #12 of Team USA skates against Team Sweden at the USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp on August 9, 2008 at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, New York.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Pick No. 12: Minnesota Wild

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    RIMOUSKI, QC - MAY 24:   Ryan Ellis #6 of the Windsor Spitfires gets held by Jamie Benn #14 of the Kelowna Rockets during the 2009 Mastercard Memorial Cup Final at the Rimouski Colisee on May 24, 2009 in Rimouski, Quebec, Canada.  (Photo by Richard Wolowi

Pick No. 13: Buffalo Sabres

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    BUFFALO, NY - FEBRUARY 13:  A view of the banners of Rene Robert #14, Gilbert Perreault #11 and Richard Martin that hang in the rafters during the NHL game of the Buffalo Sabres against the Toronto Maple Leafs on February 13, 2008 at HSBC Arena in Buffalo

Pick No. 14: Florida Panthers

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    OSHAWA, ON - JANUARY 14:  Scott Glennie #15 of Team Orr skates in the 2009 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Cherry on Wednesday January 14, 2009 at the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ontario. Team Orr defeated Team Cherry 6-1. (Phot

Pick No. 15: Anaheim Ducks

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    LONDON,ON - JANUARY 3:  Andrew Agozzino #15 of Team Ontario stands in front of Carter Ashton #9 of Team West in a game on January 3, 2008 at the John Labatt Centre in London, Ontario. Team Ontario defeated Team West 4-3 to earn a spot in the gold medal ga

The Rest of the Picks!

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    OSHAWA, ON - JANUARY 14:  Zack Kassian #14 of Team Cherry skates in the 2009 Home Hardware CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Orr on Wednesday January 14, 2009 at the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ontario. Team Orr defeated Team Cherry 6-1. (Photo