The Chicago Blackhawks really need to hit it big with their 17th overall pick.
The Chicago Blackhawks are getting ready to draft 17th overall in the 2020 NHL Draft. It is a very important night on the NHL calendar. It is nights like this that determine the futures of franchises. Championships are built on nights like this, as the Blackhawks well know. The Blackhawks selected players like Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews, and Brent Seabrook in the first round of their respective drafts and it led to tremendous sustained success. There is a lot to know about this night that could affect the league for a long time.
The first thing that you should know is a few of the prominent players that will be drafted this year. The New York Rangers, the winners of the Draft Lottery, will select Alexis Lafreniere with the first overall pick. The Los Angeles Kings will select one of Tim Stutzle or Quinton Byfield and the Ottawa Senators will get the other.