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Joni Ikonen was drafted 58th overall by the Canadiens at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Here we go again. The Habs pick a tiny, offensive center – when will they learn? Now, Ikonen has talent – he loves to dangle and isn't afraid to stick his nose into spots that might deter other guys. But his 5-foot-10, sub-170 pound frame means he'll likely end up on the wing. Ikonen is a classic boom-bust guy and a long way off a gig in Montreal.

Fabian Zetterlund was drafted 63rd overall by the Devils at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

A product of the famed Frolunda program in Sweden, Zetterlund played very well for Frolunda's junior team but then struggled in a brief 14-game trial with the big club. A heady, two-way player with decent puck skills, Zetterlund will attempt to carve out a more substantial role this season in Sweden.

Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen was drafted 54th overall by the Sabres at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Luukkonen is a prototypical goalie out of the fantastic Finnish machine – 6-foot-4 and around 200 pounds, and a technically sound shot blocker. Luukkonen is also athletic and has a great glove hand, so he's more than just a typical blocker. This past season was a struggle for him because of an early bout of mononucleosis, but he still maintained the consensus top Euro goalie handle through the season, especially based on his excellent playoff run. Luukkonen is inked to a three-year deal with HPK Liiga, so he'll marinate overseas until at least the next decade.

Grant Mismash was drafted 61st overall by the Predators at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Mismash's consistent improvement over the course of 2016-17 raised his stock considerably. He got off to a slow start for the USNTDP, but finished with 52 points in 57 games and he was one of its most important and best players by the time the season was over. Mismash has good hands and he has shown an ability to consistently find dead spots in coverage in the offensive zone. His smarts with the puck make up for his average size (6-feet, 180 pounds). Mismash is committed to the University of North Dakota.

Eemeli Rasanen was drafted 59th overall by the Maple Leafs at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Any defenseman who is 6-foot-7 and has any ability at all is going to get a long look from NHL clubs and that's the case with Rasanen. As expected, he has no idea how to use his massive size to his advantage at this point in his young career. His numbers in his first season with OHL Kingston (39 points in 66 games) were impressive, but he doesn't figure to produce much offense as a professional outside of the occasional monster slapper. Rasanen is another long-term project in a draft that is seemingly full of them.

Ian Mitchell was drafted 57th overall by the Blackhawks at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Mitchell's offensive skills aren't in question. He is mobile, makes smart decisions with the puck, and has an accurate shot. Mitchell's issue is a lack of size. He is listed at 165 pounds and doesn't have enough natural ability to succeed at the highest level unless he bulks up considerably. Mitchell would have been better off playing this past season for WHL Brandon, but instead decided to once again suit up for Spruce Grove of the AJHL in order to maintain his collegiate eligibility for the University of Denver. We're not going to learn anything regarding Mitchell's long-term potential until he starts facing better competition on regular basis.

Jonah Gadjovich was drafted 55th overall by the Canucks at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Gadjovich scored 46 goals for OHL Owen Sound last season, although his detractors will say that was mainly the result of his playing nearly the entire year with Vegas first-rounder Nick Suzuki. Suzuki certainly helped matters, but Gadjovich had a pretty good year all on his own. He is a big kid (6-foot-2, 200 pounds) who excels on the forecheck and is extremely difficult to knock off the puck. Gadjovich's skating is questionable, but he does most of his work in the corners and in front of the net anyway. He's a solid, underrated prospect.

Luke Martin was drafted 52nd overall by the Hurricanes at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Martin is a 6-foot-2, 200 pound defensive defenseman who skates well, but isn't overly punishing. His gap control is strong and he's patient in his own zone, angling guys out of the play rather than hammering them into the boards. Martin gets the puck up the ice in transition, but he'll likely be more of a penalty killer than a power-play man.

Jack Studnicka was drafted 53rd overall by the Bruins at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Studnicka is another in a long line of draftees who plays an honest, two-way game, but lacks offensive upside. His numbers (18 goals and 52 points in 64 games played) last season for OHL Oshawa improved considerably from the year before, but there simply may not be all that much more room for offensive improvement. Studnicka is good on the penalty kill and can win a faceoff, so he will likely have value as a role player.

Zachary Lauzon was drafted 51st overall by the Penguins at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Clearly the Pens see something in Lauzon that the rest of the league did not. Ranked as the #143 overall North American skater by NHL Central Scouting, Lauzon has never posted more than 21 points in his junior career. Pittsburgh is clearly banking on some type of future development here. Lauzon's older brother, Jeremy, was a second-round pick of the Bruins in 2015.

Mario Ferraro was drafted 49th overall by the Sharks at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

A super-athletic, puck-moving defender, Ferraro pushed his way up the rankings after a very strong season (41P in 60GP) in the UHSL. He is a bit undersized at 5-foot-11, 180 pounds, but he can really make a play with the puck. Ferraro will join Colorado first-round pick Cale Makar at U-Mass Amherst this fall.

Maxime Comtois was drafted 50th overall by the Ducks at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Comtois took a step back in 2016-17. He stumbled out of the gate offensively and by the time he picked himself up, he just couldn't catch up to his rookie total. Comtois finished with 22 goals and 51 points in 64 games, some nine points off his 2015-16 tally. Still, he's smart and plays a solid and conscientious north-south game. And he can use his body. Comtois is probably going to settle into a checking role in the NHL and be a real tick on the penalty kill. That's great on the ice, but almost useless in fantasy leagues.

Alexander Volkov was drafted 48th overall by the Lightning at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

The 19-year-old Volkov bounced back and forth between Russian junior leagues last season. He has quick hands and above-average size (6-foot-1, 195 pounds), but he struggles with consistency on a game-by-game basis and can disappear for long stretches of time. Volkov will remain in Russia for the immediate future.

Alex Formenton was drafted 47th overall by the Senators at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Formenton is perhaps the best skater in the entire draft. He has difference-making speed, but he is still refining the rest of his game – Formenton plays at such a quick pace that the rest of his body is struggling to catch up with how quickly his feet move. He had only 16 goals and 34 points in 65 games for OHL London this past season. Even if the rest of his game doesn't develop as much as the Senators are hoping, Formenton's elite speed figures to make him a useful penalty killer and role player.

Robin Salo was drafted 46th overall by the Islanders at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

There was some talk earlier in the year that Salo might sneak into the later portion of Round 1, but that never materialized. Salo's game doesn't have any noticeable weaknesses, but he also doesn't have any one elite skill that has scouts salivating. His all-around game should make Salo an ideal depth defenseman at the NHL level. He also produced 16 points in 54 games for his club team in Finland's top league, so he can bring some modicum of offense to the table.

Alexandre Texier was drafted 45th overall by the Blue Jackets at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Columbus traded away a quality prospect in Keegan Kolesar to Vegas in order to acquire the pick used to tab Texier. So few NHL-caliber players come out of France that it's difficult to get a read on the long-term potential of its draftees. Texier's numbers for Grenoble in the French league (10 goals, 19 points in 40 games) were respectable when you take into account he was a 17-year-old playing against men. Texier also played well for France at the World U18 and the World U20, but France wasn't in the top pool in either competition. Texier has average size (6-foot, 175 pounds) and at least average puck skills, but we will learn nothing about his true long-term potential until he goes up against better competition on a nightly basis. Think 10-15 goals and 35-40 points while helping out on the penalty kill if he can carve out an NHL career.

Filip Westerlund was drafted 44th overall by the Coyotes at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Westerlund split the season between Frolunda's (Sweden) main team its junior club. He didn't look out of place playing against men, although he wasn't all that noticeable either. In a way, that's a good thing. The Swede just makes the game look easy. Westerlund makes smart decisions in his own zone and rarely puts himself or his teammates in trouble. There is limited upside with him, but his calm play with the puck gives him a strong chance of developing into a serviceable defenseman at the NHL level.

Travis Hamonic has been traded to the Flames, reports Elliotte Friedman of Hockey Night in Canada.

Impact

Hamonic has long wanted to get closer to the West Coast and home, so this trade fulfills that wish. Hamonic will strengthen the Flames' blue line, which already has some big names. The asking price was two first-round picks, but the Flames dealt a first- and second-round pick in 2018, a second in 2019 or 2020, and a fourth-round pick in 2019 or 2020, according to Bob McKenzie of TSN.

Dylan Samberg was drafted 43rd overall by the Jets at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Samberg doesn't have the look of a point producer at the NHL level, but he is 6-foot-3 (growing) and has shown an ability to manhandle opposing forwards in the defensive zone. His aggressive style of play means he takes some bad penalties at times, but he cleaned that up as the season went along. Samberg is a horse on the blue line who spent most of the year playing high school hockey in Minnesota. He's a University of Minnesota-Duluth commit.

Eetu Luostarinen was drafted 42nd overall by the Hurricanes at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft on Saturday.

Impact

Carolina had a bunch of success with another Finn in Sebastian Aho this past season, so why not give it another shot? Luostarinen has good size (6-foot-2, 180 pounds) and good hands, but he got limited playing time for KalPa this last season and that likely impacted his draft stock a bit. The Hurricanes will allow him to develop back in his native Finland.