Welcome to Emerald City Hockey’s 2021 NHL Mock Draft! This Mock Draft is our current prediction for the first round of picks in the 2021 NHL Entry Draft, which will take place July 23rd. The Seattle Kraken currently own the 2nd overall pick in the draft.
Each pick and the accompanying explanation was made by Emerald City Hockey’s Dylan Travers, a former junior hockey scout with the WHL’s Portland Winterhawks.
If you want to learn more about some of the players in this Mock Draft, watch our Former Scout’s Take video series where resident scout Dylan Travers gives his evaluation of the top prospects for this year’s draft: