|Current Team||Kootenay (WHL)|
Die By The Blade "Sam Reinhart threw out the first pitch at the Bisons game last night, and today he's signed his first NHL contact. It's been quite the week for young Samson. The Sabres have announced that they have signed second overall pick Sam Reinhart to a three-year, entry level deal. With the signing, he..." July 12
NHL.com "Canadian national junior team coach Brent Sutter has absolute trust in Griffin Reinhart. How far does that trust go? Far enough that he is comfortable playing a bit shorthanded on the blue line for the first three games of the upcoming World Junior Championship tournament, which begins Dec. 26..." December 17
NHL.com "Many pundits considered the inclusion of forward Jonathan Drouin on the Canadian roster a bit of a surprise at the 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship in Ufa, Russia last season. There was no question about Drouin's inclusion this season, and he might be..." December 02
Yahoo! Sports "Being a top NHL draft prospect means Sam Reinhart will be a focal point of Team Canada talk as the 18-year-old tries to show he can handle a leading offensive role at the world junior. At the very least, the Kootenay Ice's star centre is headed into the proving ground of the Subway Super Series..." November 26
NHL.com "It's only partially true that Sam Reinhart has been playing hockey since the day he was born. "My parents always joke the day I came out of the hospital and went home after I was born, they [older brothers Max and Griffin] had me in our playroom upstairs shooting tennis balls at me," he told..." November 06
|1||Oilers||Connor McDavid||Erie Otters|
|2||Sabres||Jack Eichel||Boston University|
|3||Coyotes||Noah Hanifin||Boston College Eagles|
|4||Maple Leafs||Dylan Strome||Erie Otters|
|5||Hurricanes||Lawson Crouse||Kingston Frontenacs|
|6||Devils||Mitchell Marner||London Knights|
|7||Flyers||Ivan Provorov||Brandon (WHL)|
|8||Blue Jackets||Kyle Connor||Michigan|
Draft order yet to be confirmed. Pick order based on current standings.
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