Thread: Speculation: Draft Picks this Summer/Draft
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04-22-2012, 04:11 AM
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Originally Posted by WTFetus View Post
I don't think PF is right on that part (though I could be wrong). I always thought the drafting order was only changed for the 4 teams in the Conference Finals.
For example, going by his logic, San Jose should have had an earlier draft pick in 2009 NHL Entry Draft since they were out in the 1st round. But their draft pick was 26th overall (behind the 4 teams in the Conference finals), since they won the President's Trophy.
The President's trophy winner cannot pick above 26th. That's all I really know about the draft system.

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