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2023 NCAA Men's Frozen Four: List of Draft Picks Participating By NHL Team

2023 NCAA Men's Frozen Four: List of Draft Picks Participating By NHL Team

There are 41 NHL-drafted prospects on rosters among the four teams competing at the 2023 NCAA Men's Frozen Four in Tampa.

Apr 5, 2023 by Chris Peters
2023 NCAA Men's Frozen Four: List of Draft Picks Participating By NHL Team

The 2023 NCAA Men’s Frozen Four gets underway Thursday in Tampa, Florida, starting with the University of Minnesota taking on Boston University and the University of Michigan meeting Quinnipiac University.

Among the players competing on college hockey’s grandest stage are 41 NHL draft picks, including eight first-rounders, spread among the four teams competing. To help you follow your favorite team’s prospects at the tournament, FloHockey provided a quick guide for all 32 NHL fan bases. And if your favorite team does not have a prospect participating, scroll to the bottom to get a look at potential free agents and NHL Draft eligibles including two potential first-round picks.

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* - Denotes first-round pick

Anaheim Ducks

Jackson LaCombe, D, Minnesota

Arizona Coyotes

Logan Cooley, C, Minnesota*

Sam Lipkin, LW, Quinnipiac

Cal Thomas, D, Minnesota

Boston Bruins

Ty Gallagher, D, Boston University

Buffalo Sabres

Aaron Huglen, C, Minnesota

Ryan Johnson, D, Minnesota*

Calgary Flames


Carolina Hurricanes

Domenick Fensore, D, Boston University

Cade Webber, D, Boston University

Chicago Blackhawks

Drew Commesso, G, Boston University

Ryan Greene, C, Boston University

Frank Nazar, C/W, Michigan*

Colorado Avalanche


Columbus Blue Jackets


Dallas Stars


Detroit Red Wings

Kienan Draper, RW, Michigan

Ethan Phillips, RW, Boston University

Edmonton Oilers

Skylar Brind'Amour, C, Quinnipiac

Florida Panthers

Mackie Samoskevich, RW, Michigan*

Los Angeles Kings

Erik Portillo, G, Michigan

Minnesota Wild

Brock Faber, D, Minnesota

Monreal Canadiens

Lane Hutson, D, Boston University

Rhett Pitlick, LW, Minnesota

Luke Tuch, LW, Boston University

Nashville Predators


New Jersey Devils

Seamus Casey, D, Michigan

Ethan Edwards, D, Michigan

Luke Hughes, D, Michigan*

Case McCarthy, D, Boston University - injured

New York Islanders


New York Rangers

Eric Ciccolini, RW, Michigan

Brody Lamb, RW, Minnesota

Ottawa Senators


Philadelphia Flyers

Bryce Brodzinski, RW, Minnesota

Devin Kaplan, RW, Boston University

Jay O'Brien, C, Boston University*

Pittsburgh Penguins


San Jose Sharks


Seattle Kraken


St. Louis Blues

Jimmy Snuggerud, RW, Minnesota*

Dylan Peterson, C/W, Boston University

Tampa Bay Lightning

Dylan Duke, C/W, Michigan

Connor Kurth, C/W, Minnesota

Toronto Maple Leafs

Matthew Knies, LW, Minnesota

Mike Koster, D, Minnesota

Vancouver Canucks

Jacob Truscott, D, Michigan - injured

Vegas Golden Knights

Jackson Hallum, RW, Michigan

Washington Capitals

Ryan Chesley, D, Minnesota

Chase Clark, G, Quinnipiac

Winnipeg Jets

Rutger McGroarty, LW, Michigan*

2023 NHL Draft-Eligible Prospects

Adam Fantilli, C, Michigan

Gavin Brindley, RW, Michigan

Luke Mittelstadt, D, Minnesota (re-entry)

Jeremy Wilmer, LW, Boston University (re-entry)

Notable Undrafted Free Agents

Matt Brown, LW, Boston University

Collin Graf, LW, Quinnipiac

T.J. Hughes, C, Michigan

Yaniv Perets, G, Quinnipiac

Zach Metsa, D, Quinnipiac

Jaxon Nelson, C, Minnesota

Wilmer Skoog, C, Boston University