2016 NHL Entry Draft Pending Transactions

(last updated 2016-05-13)

yellow = data that is incomplete or uncertain
gray = conditional picks that would not be transferred as per current conditions

Picks are listed in order as per standings at completion of 2015-16 regular season and second round of playoffs. The order of picks 1-26 in each round are now set. The order of picks 27-30 in each round are yet to be determined by results of playoffs.

[D] = division winner
[P] = still alive in playoffs

Future Draft Pick Status (By Team)

Overall # Round # Team Transactions
Round 1
1 1-1
Maple Leafs
 
2 1-2
Jets
 
3 1-3
Blue Jackets
 
4 1-4
Oilers
 
5 1-5
Canucks
 
6 1-6
Flames
 
7 1-7
Coyotes
 
8 1-8
Sabres
 
9 1-9
Canadiens
 
10 1-10
Avalanche
 
11 1-11
Devils
 
12 1-12
Senators
 
13 1-13
Hurricanes
 
14 1-14
Bruins
 
L O T T E R Y
15 1-15
Wild
 
16 1-16
Red Wings
 
17 1-17
Predators
 
18 1-18
Flyers
 
19 1-19
Islanders
 
20 1-20
Rangers
Coyotes

 

Traded • Keith Yandle • Chris Summers • 2016 fourth round pick (?-?) to Rangers for • John Moore • Anthony Duclair • 2015 second round pick (#60-Oliver Kylington) • 2016 first round pick (lottery protected in 2016, unprotected in 2017) (?-?) on 2015-03-02

 
21 1-21
Kings
Hurricanes

 

Traded • Andrej Sekera to Kings for • Roland McKeown • conditional first round pick (2015 if Kings qualify for 2015 playoff, else 2016) (2016 ?-?) on 2015-02-25

 
22 1-22
Blackhawks
Jets

 

Traded • Andrew Ladd • Matt Fraser • Jay Harrison to Blackhawks for • Marko Dano • 2016 first round pick (?-?) • 2018 conditional third round pick pick (if Blackhawks win Stanley Cup in 2016) (not exercised) on 2016-02-25

 
23 1-23
Panthers
 
24 1-24
Ducks
 
25 1-25
Stars
 
26 1-26
Capitals
 
27 1-27
Lightning
 
28 1-28
Sharks
Bruins

 

Traded • Martin Jones to Sharks for • rights to Sean Kuraly • 2016 first round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-30

 
29 1-29
Penguins
Maple Leafs

 

Traded • Phil Kessel • Tyler Biggs • Tim Erixon • conditional second round pick (2016 second round if Penguins qualify for 2016 playoffs, 2017 second round if Penguins qualify for 2017 playoffs) (?-?) • cash to Penguins for • Scott Harrington • Kasperi Kapanen • Nick Spaling • conditional draft pick (2016 first round if Penguins qualify for 2016 playoffs, 2017 first round if Penguins qualify for 2017 playoffs, else 2017 second round) (?-?) • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2015-07-01

 
30 1-30
Blues
 
Round 2
31 2-1
Maple Leafs
 
32 2-2
Oilers
Bruins

 

Received • 2015-17 second round pick (Oilers option) (?-?) from Oilers on 2015-04-24 as compensation for president of hockey operations / GM Peter Chiarelli

 
33 2-3
Canucks
 
34 2-4
Blue Jackets
Canucks

 

Blue Jackets sent • 2016-18 second round pick (Blue Jackets option) (?-?) to Canucks on 2015-10-21 as compensation for head coach John Tortorella

 
35 2-5
Flames
 
36 2-6
Jets
 
37 2-7
Coyotes
 
38 2-8
Sabres
 
39 2-9
Canadiens
 
40 2-10
Avalanche
Sharks

 

Traded • Brad Stuart to Avalanche for • 2016 second round pick (?-?) • 2017 sixth round pick (?-?) on 2014-07-01

Avalanche

 

Traded • 2015 second round pick (#31-Jeremy Roy) to Sharks for • 2015 second round pick (#39-A.J. Greer) • 2016 second round pick (?-?) • 2017 sixth round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-27

 
41 2-11
Devils
 
42 2-12
Senators
 
43 2-13
Hurricanes
 
44 2-14
Bruins
Lightning

 

Traded • Brett Connolly to Bruins for • 2015 second round pick (#44-Matt Spencer) • 2016 second round pick (?-?) on 2015-03-01

 
45 2-15
Wild
Sabres

 

Traded • Matt Moulson • Cody McCormick to Wild for • Torrey Mitchell • 2014 second round pick (#39-Vitek Vanecek) • 2016 second round pick (?-?) on 2014-03-05

Canadiens

 

Traded • Josh Gorges to Sabres for • 2016 second round pick (?-?) on 2014-07-01

 
46 2-16
Red Wings
 
47 2-17
Predators
 
48 2-18
Flyers
 
49 2-19
Islanders
Bruins

 

Traded • Johnny Boychuk to Islanders for • 2015 second round pick (#37-Brandon Carlo) • 2015 conditional third round pick (if Islanders trade Boychuk to another Eastern Conference team during 2014-15 season) (not exercised) • 2016 second round pick (?-?) on 2014-10-04

 
50 2-20
Rangers
Hurricanes

 

Traded • Eric Staal to Rangers for • Aleksi Saarela • 2016 second round pick (?-?) • 2017 second round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-28

 
51 2-21
Kings
 
52 2-22
Blackhawks
Flyers

 

Traded • Kimmo Timonen to Blackhawks for • 2015 second round pick (#61-Jeremy Bracco) • 2016 conditional round pick (second round if Blackhawks advance to 2015 Stanley Cup Finals and Timonen plays in at least 50% of the games, third round if Blackhawks advance to third round of 2015 playoffs and Timonen plays in at least 50% of the games, else fourth round) (?-?) on 2015-02-27

 
53 2-23
Panthers
Flames

 

Traded • Jiri Hudler to Panthers for • 2016 second round pick (?-?) • 2018 fourth round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-27

 
54 2-24
Ducks
Canucks

 

Traded • Kevin Bieksa to Ducks for • 2016 second round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-30

Penguins

 

Traded • Brandon Sutter • 2016 third round pick (more favorable of Canucks, Islanders picks) (?-?) to Canucks for • Nick Bonino • Alex Clendening • 2016 second round pick (?-?) on 2015-07-28

 
55 2-25
Stars
Flames

 

Traded • Kris Russell to Stars for • Jyrki Jokipakka • Brett Pollock • 2016 conditional round pick (first round if Stars advance to third round of 2016 playoffs and Russell plays at least half the games in rounds 1 and 2, else second round) (?-?) on 2016-02-29

 
56 2-26
Capitals
Maple Leafs

 

Traded • Daniel Winnik • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) to Capitals for • Brooks Laich • Connor Carrick • 2016 second round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-28

 
57 2-27
Lightning
 
58 2-28
Sharks
 
59 2-29
Penguins
Maple Leafs

 

Traded • Daniel Winnik to Penguins for • Zach Sill • 2015 fourth round pick (#107-Christian Wolanin) • 2016 second round pick (?-?) on 2015-02-25

Penguins

 

Traded • Scott Harrington • Kasperi Kapanen • Nick Spaling • conditional draft pick (2016 first round if Penguins qualify for 2016 playoffs, 2017 first round if Penguins qualify for 2017 playoffs, else 2017 second round) (?-?) • 2016 third round pick (?-?) to Maple Leafs for • Phil Kessel • Tyler Biggs • Tim Erixon • conditional second round pick (2016 second round if Penguins qualify for 2016 playoffs, 2017 second round if Penguins qualify for 2017 playoffs) (?-?) • cash on 2015-07-01

 
60 2-30
Blues
 
Round 3
61 3-1
Maple Leafs
Red Wings

 

Received • 2016-2018 third round pick (Maple Leafs choice) (?-?) from Maple Leafs on 2015-05-20 as compensation for head coach Mike Babcock

 
Devils

 

Received • 2016-18 third round pick (Maple Leafs option) (?-?) from Maple Leafs on 2015-07-23 as compensation for GM Lou Lamoriello

62 3-2
Oilers
 
63 3-3
Canucks
Islanders

 

Traded • Andrey Pedan to Canucks for • Alexandre Mallet • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2014-11-25

Sabres

 

Traded • Michal Neuvirth to Islanders for • Chad Johnson • 2016 third round pick (more favorable of Canucks, Islanders picks) (?-?) on 2015-03-02

Penguins

 

Received • 2016 third round pick (more favorable of Canucks, Islanders picks) (?-?) from Sabres on 2015-05-28 as compensation for head coach Dan Bylsma

Canucks

 

Traded • Brandon Sutter • 2016 third round pick (?-?) to Penguins for • Brandon Sutter • 2016 third round pick (more favorable of Canucks, Islanders picks) (?-?) on 2015-07-28

64 3-4
Blue Jackets
 
65 3-5
Flames
 
66 3-6
Jets
Hurricanes

 

Traded • Jiri Tlusty to Jets for • 2015 conditional round pick (fifth round if Jets qualify for 2015 playoffs, else sixth round) (#138-Spencer Smallman) • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2015-02-25

 
67 3-7
Coyotes

 

68 3-8
Sabres
 
69 3-9
Canadiens
 
70 3-10
Avalanche
 
71 3-11
Devils
Penguins

 

Received • 2016 third round pick (?-?) from Devils as compensation for head coach John Hynes on 2015-06-02

Maple Leafs

 

Traded • Phil Kessel • Tyler Biggs • Tim Erixon • conditional second round pick (2016 second round if Penguins qualify for 2016 playoffs, 2017 second round if Penguins qualify for 2017 playoffs) (?-?) • cash to Penguins for • Scott Harrington • Kasperi Kapanen • Nick Spaling • conditional draft pick (2016 first round if Penguins qualify for 2016 playoffs, 2017 first round if Penguins qualify for 2017 playoffs, else 2017 second round) (?-?) • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2015-07-01

 
72 3-12
Senators
Devils

 

Traded • 2015 second round pick (#36-Gabriel Gagne) to Senators for • 2015 second round pick (#42-Mackenzie Blackwood) • 2015 fourth round pick or 2016 third round pick (Devils option) (?-?) on 2015-06-27

 
73 3-13
Hurricanes
 
74 3-14
Bruins
Hurricanes

 

Traded • John-Michael Liles to Bruins for • Anthony Camara • 2016 third round pick (?-?) • 2017 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-29

 
75 3-15
Wild
Panthers

 

Traded • Sean Bergenheim • 2016 seventh round pick (?-?) to Wild for • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2015-02-24

Devils

 

Traded • Jaromir Jagr to Panthers for • 2015 second round pick (#41-Ryan Gropp) • 2016 third round pick (Devils option of Panthers, Wild picks) (?-?) on 2015-02-26

Ducks

 

Traded • Kyle Palmieri to Devils for • 2015 second round pick (#41-Ryan Gropp) • 2016 third round pick (Devils option of Panthers, Wild picks) (?-?) on 2015-06-27

Sabres

 

Traded • Jamie McGinn to Ducks for • conditional draft pick (2017 second round if Ducks advance to third round of 2016 playoffs and McGinn plays in half the games, else 2016 third round (Devils option of Panthers, Wild picks) (?-?) on 2016-02-29

76 3-16
Red Wings
Devils

 

Traded • Marek Zidlicky to Red Wings for • conditional draft pick(s) (2016 second round pick if Red Wings advance to 2015 Stanley Cup Finals, 2015 fifth round pick and 2016 third round pick if Red Wings advance to 2015 Eastern Conference Finals, else 2016 third round pick) (?-?) on 2015-03-02

 
77 3-17
Predators
 
78 3-18
Flyers
 
79 3-19
Islanders
Senators

 

Traded • Shane Prince • 2016 seventh round pick (?-?) to Islanders for • 2016 third round pick (less favorable of Canucks, Islanders picks) (?-?) on 2016-02-29

 
80 3-20
Rangers
 
81 3-21
Kings
Flyers

 

Traded • Vincent Lecavalier • Luke Schenn to Kings for • Jordan Weal • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2016-01-06

 
82 3-22
Blackhawks
 
83 3-23
Panthers
Oilers

 

Traded • Teddy Purcell to Panthers for • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-27

 
84 3-24
Ducks
 
85 3-25
Stars
Sabres

 

Traded • Jhonas Enroth to Stars for • Anders Lindback • 2016 conditional round pick (second round if Enroth wins 4 playoff games in 2015, else third round) (?-?) on 2015-02-11

 
86 3-26
Capitals
Blues

 

Traded • T.J. Oshie to Capitals for • Troy Brouwer • Pheonix Copley • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2015-07-02

 
87 3-27
Lightning
 
88 3-28
Sharks
Stars

 

Traded • Brenden Dillon to Sharks for • Jason Demers • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2014-11-21

 
89 3-29
Penguins
Oilers

 

Traded • Justin Schultz to Penguins for • 2016 third round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-27

 
90 3-30
Blues
Sabres

 

Traded • Ryan Miller • Steve Ott • conditional draft picks (2014 second round pick and 2014 third round pick if any of the following conditions are met: 1) Blues advance to 2014 Western Conference Finals and Ryan Miller appears in at least 50% of the game minutes played by all Blues goalies during first and second rounds of 2014 playoffs • 2) Blues re-sign Ryan Miller prior to making their 2014 first round pick • 3) Blues trade Ryan Miller prior to making their 2014 first round pick) (not exercised) (not exercised) to Blues for • Jaroslav Halak • Chris Stewart (a) • William Carrier • 2015 first round pick (#25-Jack Roslovic) • conditional draft pick(s) (2014 first round pick and 2016 third round pick if any of the following conditions are met: 1) Blues advance to 2014 Western Conference Finals and Ryan Miller appears in at least 50% of the game minutes played by all Blues goalies during first and second rounds of 2014 playoffs 2) Blues re-sign Ryan Miller prior to making their 2014 first round pick 3) Blues trade Ryan Miller prior to making their 2014 first round pick. If none of those conditions are met then 2016 second round pick if any of the following conditions are met: 1) Blues re-sign Ryan Miller to a contract extension after making their 2014 first round pick 2) Blues trade Ryan Miller after making their 2014 first round pick and prior to 2014-07-01 3) Blues re-sign Ryan Miller to a new NHL contract for 2014-15. If none of those conditions are met then 2016 third round pick) (?-?) on 2014-02-28

 
Round 4
91 4-1
Maple Leafs
 
92 4-2
Oilers
Ducks

 

Traded • Patrick Maroon to Oilers for • Martin Gernat • 2016 fourth round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-29

 
93 4-3
Canucks
 
94 4-4
Blue Jackets
Blackhawks

 

Traded • Brandon Saad • Alex Broadhurst • Michael Paliotta to Blue Jackets for • Artem Anisimov • Marko Dano • Jeremy Morin • Corey Tropp • 2016 fourth round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-30

 
95 4-5
Flames
 
96 4-6
Jets
 
97 4-7
Coyotes
Rangers

 

Traded • John Moore • Anthony Duclair • 2015 second round pick (#60-Oliver Kylington) • 2016 first round pick (lottery protected in 2016, unprotected in 2017) (?-?) to Coyotes for • Keith Yandle • Chris Summers • 2016 fourth round pick (?-?) on 2015-03-01

 
Flyers

 

Traded • Nicklas Grossmann • Chris Pronger to Coyotes for • Sam Gagner • draft pick (Coyotes option of 2016 fourth round or 2017 third round) (?-?) on 2015-06-27

 

Coyotes do not currently own a 2016 fourth round pick. If they acquire one, they have the option of sending it to Flyers. Otherwise they must sent a 2017 third round pick.

98 4-8
Sabres
 
99 4-9
Canadiens
 
100 4-10
Avalanche
Maple Leafs

 

Traded • Shawn Matthias to Avalanche for • Colin Smith • 2016 fourth round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-21

 
101 4-11
Devils
 
102 4-12
Senators
 
103 4-13
Hurricanes
 
104 4-14
Bruins
Devils

 

Traded • Lee Stempniak to Bruins for • 2016 fourth round pick (?-?) • 2017 second round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-29

 
105 4-15
Wild
 
106 4-16
Red Wings
 
107 4-17
Predators
 
108 4-18
Flyers
 
109 4-19
Islanders
 
110 4-20
Rangers
Sharks

 

Traded • James Sheppard to Rangers for • 2016 fourth round pick (?-?) on 2015-03-01

 
111 4-21
Kings
 
112 4-22
Blackhawks
 
113 4-23
Panthers
 
114 4-24
Ducks
 
115 4-25
Stars
 
116 4-26
Capitals
 
117 4-27
Lightning
 
118 4-28
Sharks
 
119 4-29
Penguins
 
120 4-30
Blues
 
Round 5
121 5-1
Maple Leafs
 
122 5-2
Oilers
 
123 5-3
Canucks
Canadiens

 

Traded • Brandon Prust to Canucks for • Zack Kassian • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2016-07-01

 
124 5-4
Blue Jackets
Blues

 

Traded • Jordan Leopold to Blue Jackets for • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2014-11-15

 
125 5-5
Flames
 
126 5-6
Jets
 
127 5-7
Coyotes
 
128 5-8
Sabres
 
129 5-9
Canadiens
Sabres

 

Traded • Brian Flynn to Canadiens for • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2015-03-02

 
130 5-10
Avalanche
 
131 5-11
Devils
 
132 5-12
Senators
 
133 5-13
Hurricanes
 
134 5-14
Bruins
 
135 5-15
Wild
Bruins

 

Traded • 2015 fifth round pick (#135-Kirill Kaprizov) to Wild for • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-27

 
136 5-16
Red Wings
 
137 5-17
Predators
 
138 5-18
Flyers
 
139 5-19
Islanders
Panthers

 

Traded • 2015 fifth round pick (#147-Ryan Pilon) to Islanders for • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-27

 
140 5-20
Rangers
 
141 5-21
Kings
 
142 5-22
Blackhawks
 
143 5-23
Panthers
Blackhawks

 

Traded • Brandon Pirri to Panthers for • 2014 third round pick (#62-Justin Kirkland) • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2014-03-02

 
144 5-24
Ducks
Maple Leafs

 

Traded • Korbinian Holzer to Ducks for • Eric Brewer • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2015-03-02

Capitals

 

Traded • Brooks Laich • Connor Carrick • 2016 second round pick (?-?) to Maple Leafs for • Daniel Winnik • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-28

 
145 5-25
Stars
 
146 5-26
Capitals
 
147 5-27
Lightning
 
148 5-28
Sharks
 
149 5-29
Penguins
 
150 5-30
Blues
Oilers

 

Traded • Anders Nilsson to Blues for • Niklas Lundstrom • 2016 fifth round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-27

 
Round 6
151 6-1
Maple Leafs
 
152 6-2
Oilers
 
153 6-3
Canucks
 
154 6-4
Blue Jackets
 
155 6-5
Flames
 
156 6-6
Jets
 
157 6-7
Coyotes
 
158 6-8
Sabres
 
159 6-9
Canadiens
 
160 6-10
Avalanche
 
161 6-11
Devils
 
162 6-12
Senators
 
163 6-13
Hurricanes
 
164 6-14
Bruins
Avalanche

 

Traded • Maxime Talbot • Paul Carey to Avalanche for • Jordan Caron • 2016 sixth round pick (?-?) on 2015-03-02

Bruins

 

Traded • rights to Carl Soderberg to Avalanche for • 2016 sixth round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-25

 
165 6-15
Wild
Flames

 

Traded • David Jones to Wild for • Niklas Backstrom • 2016 sixth round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-29

 
166 6-16
Red Wings
 
167 6-17
Predators
 
168 6-18
Flyers
 
169 6-19
Islanders
 
170 6-20
Rangers
 
171 6-21
Kings
Flyers

 

Traded • 2015 fourth round pick (#99-Austin Wagner) to Kings for • 2014 fourth round pick (#104-Mikhail Vorobyov) • 2016 sixth round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-27

 
172 6-22
Blackhawks
 
173 6-23
Panthers
 
174 6-24
Ducks
Panthers

 

Traded • Brandon Pirri to Ducks for • 2016 sixth round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-29

 
175 6-25
Stars
 
176 6-26
Capitals
 
177 6-27
Lightning
 
178 6-28
Sharks
 
179 6-29
Penguins
 
180 6-30
Blues
Maple Leafs

 

Traded • Olli Jokinen to Blues for • Joakim Lindstrom • 2016 conditional round pick (fourth round if Blues advance to 2015 Stanley Cup Finals and Jokinen plays a role in it, else sixth round) (?-?) on 2015-03-02

 
Round 7
181 7-1
Maple Leafs
 
182 7-2
Oilers
 
183 7-3
Canucks
 
184 7-4
Blue Jackets
 
185 7-5
Flames
 
186 7-6
Jets
 
187 7-7
Coyotes
 
188 7-8
Sabres
 
189 7-9
Canadiens
Sabres

 

Traded • Torrey Mitchell to Canadiens for • Jack Nevins • 2016 seventh round pick (?-?) on 2015-03-02

 
190 7-10
Avalanche
 
191 7-11
Devils
 
192 7-12
Senators
Islanders

 

Traded • 2016 third round pick (?-?) to Senators for • Shane Prince • 2016 seventh round pick (?-?) on 2016-02-29

 
193 7-13
Hurricanes
Canucks

 

Traded • Eddie Lack to Hurricanes for • 2015 third round pick (#66-Guillaume Brisebois) • 2016 seventh round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-27

 
194 7-14
Bruins
 
195 7-15
Wild
 
196 7-16
Red Wings
 
197 7-17
Predators
 
198 7-18
Flyers
 
199 7-19
Islanders
 
200 7-20
Rangers
 
201 7-21
Kings
 
202 7-22
Blackhawks
 
203 7-23
Panthers
Wild

 

Traded • 2016 third round pick (?-?) to Panthers for • Sean Bergenheim • 2016 seventh round pick (?-?) on 2015-02-24

 
204 7-24
Ducks
 
205 7-25
Stars
Oilers

 

Traded • Shawn Horcoff to Stars for • Philip Larsen • 2016 seventh round pick (?-?) on 2013-07-04

Lightning

 

Traded • 2015 seventh round pick (#208-Miroslav Svoboda) to Oilers for • 2016 seventh round pick (?-?) on 2015-06-27

 
206 7-26
Capitals
 
207 7-27
Lightning
 
208 7-28
Sharks
 
209 7-29
Penguins
Blues

 

Traded • Ian Cole to Penguins for • Robert Bortuzzo • 2016 seventh round pick (?-?) on 2015-03-02

 
210 7-30
Blues