Inside Avs: 2016 NHL Draft

Follow the Colorado Avalanche behind the scenes of the 2016 NHL Draft in Buffalo, New York.




Post-Draft: Joe Sakic Interview

Colorado general manager Joe Sakic recaps the 2016 NHL Draft with Avalanche TV.


Tyson Jost Introduced In Denver

Avalanche 2016 first-round draft pick Tyson Jost meets the Denver media for the first time.




Avalanche Selects Six Players At 2016 Draft

Colorado chooses three forwards, two defensemen, one goalie.


Post-Draft: Alan Hepple

Avalanche director of amateur scouting Alan Hepple recaps the team's 2016 NHL Draft.






Draft Day: Josh Anderson Exclusive

Josh Anderson, selected 71st overall by the Avalanche at the 2016 NHL Draft, talks about his route to the NHL.




Draft Day: Cameron Morrison Exclusive

Forward Cam Morrison talks with Avalanche TV after being selected No. 40 overall in the 2016 NHL Draft.



Draft Day: Tyson Jost Exclusive

Tyson Jost, the Avalanche's first-round (10th overall) selection at the 2016 NHL Draft, talks exclusively with ColoradoAvalanche.com.






Avalanche draft Jost No. 10

The Colorado Avalanche select forward Tyson Jost with the 10th overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft.







Draft Day: Alan Hepple

Avalanche director of amateur scouting Alan Hepple checks in one last time before the Avalanche head off to start the 2016 NHL Draft.




McLeod’s Speed Separates Him from the Rest

The No. 13-ranked North American skater is looking to use that to his advantage.


2015 NHL Draft: Mikko Rantanen

The Avalanche select Mikko Rantanen with the 10th overall pick in the 2015 NHL Draft.




Brown A Big Factor For Windsor And Team USA

The 6-foot-6 center is coming off a strong campaign with the Spitfires and Team USA.


NHL Tonight: 1st-Round Prospects

NHL Tonight looks at the scouting reports for some of the top prospects in the 2016 NHL Draft.





Russian Defenseman Barrels In At No. 8

Mikhail Sergachev ranks in top 10 for North American skaters.




Scouting Report: Laine

Avalanche director of amateur scouting Alan Hepple talks about 2016 Draft prospect Patrik Laine.






Scouting Report: Dubois

Avalanche director of amateur scouting Alan Hepple provides a quick report on 2016 Draft prospect Pierre-Luc Dubois.







At The Combine: Casey Bond

Avalanche strength & conditioning coach Casey Bond discusses what he looks for while attending the NHL Combine.






London's Max Jones A Productive Power Forward

The draft-eligible left wing helped the Knights win the Memorial Cup.





Scouting Report: Juolevi

Avalanche director of amateur scouting Alan Hepple discusses 2016 NHL Draft prospect Olli Juolevi.





Scouting Report: Sergachev

Avalanche director of amateur scouting Alan Hepple discusses 2016 NHL Draft prospect Mikhail Sergachev.





Inside Avs: Pre-Draft Meetings

Avalanche director of amateur scouting Alan Hepple discusses what goes on for the scouting staff at the pre-Draft meetings.













Scouting Report: McLeod

Avalanche director of amateur scouting Alan Hepple provides a scouting report on 2016 Draft prospect Michael McLeod.





Bettman Draws this Year's Lottery

Commissioner Gary Bettman draws the lottery for 2016 NHL Draft.




NHL Draft Order

First Round

# Team Player
1 Auston Matthews
2 Patrick Laine
3 Pierre-Luc Dubois
4 Jesse Puljujarvi
5 Olli Juolevi
6 Matthew Tkachuk
7 Clayton Keller
8 Alexander Nylander
9 Mikhail Sergachev
10 Tyson Jost
11 Logan Brown
12 Michael McLeod
13 Jake Bean
14 Charlie McAvoy
15 Luke Kunin
16 Jakob Chychrun
17 Dante Fabbro
18 Logan Stanley
19 Kieffer Bellows
20 Dennis Cholowski
21 Julien Gauthier
22 German Rubtsov
23 Henrik Borgstrom
24 Max Jones
25 Riley Tufte
26 Tage Thompson
27 Brett Howden
28 Lucas Johansen
29 Trent Frederic
30 Sam Steel