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Draft Lottery Edition Rankings

On June 26, the best young amateur players in the world will be made available when the 2009 NHL Entry Draft takes place in Montreal. Check TSN's Draft Lottery Edition rankings - a compilation based on input from various scouts around the National Hockey League. (Photos: Getty Images)

* Numbers in brackets represent voting points a player (in the Top 10) received by 10 NHL scouts polled to obtain the rankings.

The Top 10

1. JOHN TAVARES (99 Voting Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: London League: OHL
Position: Centre Ht/Wt: 6-0, 198 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 56 GP, 58 G, 104 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 1, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 1 (North America)

2. VICTOR HEDMAN (90 Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: MoDo League: SweJE
Position: Defence Ht/Wt: 6-6, 220 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 43 GP, 7 G, 21 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 2, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 1 (Europe)

3. MATT DUCHENE (76 Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Brampton League: OHL
Position: Centre Ht/Wt: 5-11, 198 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 57 GP, 31 G, 79 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 4, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 2 (North America)

4. EVANDER KANE (66 Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Vancouver League: WHL
Position: Centre Ht/Wt: 5-11, 160 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 61 GP, 48 G, 96 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 3, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 3 (North America)

5. MAGNUS PAAJARVI-SVENSSON (52 Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Timra League: SweJE
Position: Left Wing Ht/Wt: 6-1, 200 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 50 GP, 7 G, 17 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 3, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 2 (Europe)

6. BRAYDEN SCHENN (46 Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Brandon League: WHL
Position: Centre Ht/Wt: 6-0, 196 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 70 GP, 32 G, 88 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 5, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 4 (North America)

7. JARED COWEN (45 Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Spokane League: WHL
Position: Defence Ht/Wt: 6-5, 218 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 48 GP, 7 G, 21 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 7, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 9 (North America)

8. OLIVER EKMAN-LARSSON (31 Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Leksands League: SweAI
Position: Defence Ht/Wt: 6-2, 176 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 39 GP, 3 G, 17 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: 23, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 4 (Europe)

9. DMITRI KULIKOV (16 Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Drummondville League: QMJHL
Position: Defence Ht/Wt: 6-1, 195 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 52 GP, 12 G, 62 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 9, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 11 (North America)

10. NAZEM KADRI (13 Points)

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: London League: OHL
Position: Centre Ht/Wt: 6-1, 177 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 56 GP, 25 G, 78 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 8, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 15 (North America)

No. 11 to 15

11. SCOTT GLENNIE

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Brandon League: WHL
Position: Centre Ht/Wt: 6-1, 180 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 55 GP, 28 G, 70 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 20, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 7 (North America)

12. RYAN ELLIS

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Windsor League: OHL
Position: Defence Ht/Wt: 5-10, 173 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 57 GP, 22 G, 89 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 13, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 16 (North America)

13. JORDAN SCHROEDER

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: U of MN League: WCHA
Position: Right Wing Ht/Wt: 5-8, 165 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 35 GP, 13 G, 45 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 12, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 5 (North America)

14. SIMON DESPRES

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Saint John League: QMJHL
Position: Defence Ht/Wt: 6-4, 214 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 66 GP, 2 G, 32 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 15, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 8 (North America)

T-15. ZACK KASSIAN

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Peterborough League: OHL
Position: Right Wing Ht/Wt: 6-3, 205 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 61 GP, 24 G, 63 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 19, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 10 (North America)

T-15. JOHN MOORE

2009 NHL Draft
Profile
2008-09 Team: Chicago League: USHL
Position: Defence Ht/Wt: 6-2, 189 lbs.
2008-09 Stats: 57 GP, 14 G, 39 PTS  
Scouting Ranking
International Scouting Services: No. 17, Central Scouting Bureau: No. 6 (North America)


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