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2014 NHL DRAFT
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Draft Day 2 Wrap-Up

Pick-by-pick updates, including video/audio interviews & much more!

Saturday, 28.06.2014 / 4:31 PM / 2014 NHL Entry Draft
By Chris Wescott & Marc Ciampa  - edmontonoilers.com
Click here to view complete Day 1 coverage, including interviews with Leon Draisaitl and Craig MacTavish.

The Edmonton Oilers are slated to select in the fourth round (91st overall, 111th overall), fifth round (130th overall), sixth round (153rd overall) and seventh round (183rd overall). Check back for regular updates.

DAY 1 CONTENT:

DAY 2 CONTENT:


DAY 2 SELECTIONS:

ROUND 4 - 91st overall - William Lagesson, D, Frolunda Jr.

WILLIAM LAGESSON
European Skater
FROLUNDA JR.
Final Rank:  18 Midterm Rank:  40
Position:  DEFENCE
Shoots:  LEFT
Height:  6' 2"
Weight:  194
Born:  FEBRUARY 22, 1996
Hometown:  GOTHENBURG, SWE.

Lagesson is a 6-foot-2, 196-pound defenceman who played in the Swedish Junior league for Frolunda Jr. In 44 games this season, Lagesson scored 20 points (8-12-20) and had 30 penalty minutes.

At the Ivan Hlinka Memorial tournament in 2013, Lagesson had two points (1-1-2) in four games for the Sweden Under-18 team.

NHL Central Scouting ranks Lagesson as the 18th European skater.


ROUND 4 - 111th overall - Zachary Nagelvoort, G, University of Michigan

ZACHARY NAGELVOORT
North America Goaltender
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Final Rank:  20 Midterm Rank:  21
Position:  GOALTENDER
Catches:  LEFT
Height:  6' 2"
Weight:  190
Born:  JANUARY 30, 1994
Hometown:  RIDGEWOOD, NJ, USA
 
The freshman netminder posted a 2.20 GAA and .929 save percentage as a freshman with the Wolverines. He holds the University of Michigan school record for most saves in a game (63 vs. Penn State on March 20, 2014).

NHL Central Scouting ranks Nagelvoort as the 20th best North American goalie. He is 6-foot-2, 190 pounds.


ROUND 5 - 130th overall - Liam Coughlin, C/LW, Vernon

LIAM COUGHLIN
North America Skater
VERNON VIPERS (BCHL)
Final Rank:  N/A Midterm Rank:  N/A
Position:  CENTRE/LEFT WING
Shoots:  LEFT
Height:  6' 3"
Weight:  185
Born:  SEPTEMBER 19, 1994
Hometown:  SOUTH BOSTON, MA, USA

Coughlin played 53 games for the Vernon Vipers in the BCHL this season, recording 45 points (18-27-45) and 70 penalty minutes.

The South Boston native is committed to Boston University. He scored 51 points (27-24-51) at Catholic Memorial High School in the 2012-13 season.
ROUND 6 - 130th overall - Tyler Vesel, C, Omaha

TYLER VESEL
North American Skater
FROLUNDA JR.
Final Rank:  188 Midterm Rank:  NR
Position:  CENTRE
Shoots:  RIGHT
Height:  5' 11"
Weight:  163
Born:  APRIL 14, 1994
Hometown:  DULUTH, MN, USA

The Edmonton Oilers have used the 153rd overall pick in the 2014 NHL Draft to select Tyler Vesel from Omaha in the USHL. The 5-foot-11, 180-pound centre is ranked 188th amongst North American skaters by NHL Central Scouting.

Vesel put up impressive numbers in his first USHL season, scoring 71 points (33-38-71) in 49 games. His 71 points were third best in the league and second on the team.


ROUND 7 - 183rd overall - Keven Bouchard, G, Val d'Or

KEVEN BOUCHARD
North American Goaltender
VAL D'OR
Final Rank:  10 Midterm Rank:  10
Position:  GOALTENDER
Catches:  LEFT
Height:  6' 2"
Weight:  205
Born:  APRIL 19, 1996
Hometown:  ALMA, QC, CAN

The Edmonton Oilers used their final selection in the 2014 NHL Draft (183rd overall) to take their second goalie of the day. The Oilers chose Val d’Or Foreurs netminder Keven Bouchard.

Bouchard had a record of 17-6-1 with the QMJHL champions and posted a 2.95 GAA and a .887 save percentage.

 
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  • 7th overall - Darnell Nurse
  • 56th overall - Marc-Olivier Roy
  • 83rd overall - Bogdan Yakimov
  • 88th overall - Anton Slepyshev
  • 94th overall - Jackson Houck
  • 96th overall - Kyle Platzer
  • 113th overall - Aidan Muir
  • 128th overall - Evan Campbell
  • 158th overall - Ben Betker
  • 188th overall - Gregory Chase