2015 NHL Draft: Order of selection, start time and TV coverage for Round 1

The action gets underway at 4pm on the west coast.

It's finally here. One of the most anticipated NHL entry drafts of the past decade begins tonight in South Florida and the Sharks, as of now, own their highest pick in eight years as they're slated to select 9th overall. That could change as the day and evening goes on with rumors swirling regarding potential trades. The Sharks also own the 39th, 106th, 130th, 142nd, 160th, 190th and 210th selections in the draft.

All the details you need to know

BB&T Center | Sunrise, Florida, USA

Round 1: Friday, June 26 at 7 p.m. ET

Television: NBCSN (USA), Sportsnet (Canada)
Live stream in the USA on NBC Live Extra

Rounds 2-7: Saturday, June 27 at 10 a.m. ET

Television: NHL Network (USA), Sportsnet (Canada)
Live stream in the USA on NHL.com

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The 1st round draft order

subject to change, of course

  1. Edmonton
  2. Buffalo
  3. Arizona
  4. Toronto
  5. Carolina
  6. New Jersey
  7. Philadelphia
  8. Columbus
  9. San Jose
  10. Colorado
  11. Florida
  12. Dallas
  13. Los Angeles
  14. Boston
  15. Calgary
  16. Pittsburgh → Edmonton
  17. Winnipeg
  18. Ottawa
  19. Detroit
  20. Minnesota
  21. NY Islanders → Buffalo → Ottawa
  22. Washington
  23. Vancouver
  24. Nashville → Toronto
  25. St. Louis → Buffalo → Winnipeg
  26. Montreal
  27. Anaheim
  28. NY Rangers → Tampa Bay
  29. Tampa Bay → Philadelphia
  30. Chicago → Arizona

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