Corey Pronman redrafted the 2008 NHL draft. He believes the Tampa Bay Lightning would again select center Steven Stamkos with the No. 1 overall selection, but star D-man Erik Karlsson now clearly belongs among the top three.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was picked first in a center-heavy NHL draft by the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night.
The New York Islanders have selected London Knights center John Tavares with the No. 1 pick in the 2009 NHL entry draft.
How have other No. 1 draft picks fared in the NHL? As the Taylor Hall-Tyler Seguin debate continues, here's a look at some recent No. 1s and what mark they have (or haven't) made in the bigs.