One incoming UMaine hockey recruit and 61 college or college bound players were selected in the NHL Draft. LW Nolan Vesey was taken in the the 6th round (#156 overall) by the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Vesey is a 6-1 185-pound forward from North Reading, Massachusetts.

In all, 63 college players or incoming college recruits were drafted.

Among Hockey East schools, Boston College and Boston University led with 5 draftees each. Two incoming BC players taken in the first round. Goalie Thatcher Demko was taken in the second round.

Notre Dame:  3 Players Drafted

UNH:  2 Players Drafted

Providence:  2 Players Drafted

UMass:  1 Player Drafted

Northeastern:  1 Player Drafted

Connecticut:  1 Player Drafted


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