If you’re in Boston, you’ll get a chance to get drafted into the NHL’s 2018 Draft Lotteries at the end of June.
The winners will be selected from the top-five picks in each of the four major professional leagues: the NHL, WHL, AHL, and QMJHL.
Here’s how you can play the 2017 NHL Draft Lotpot:You’ll have three days to submit your entries.
You can submit your entry no later than Monday, June 23, 2018.
Once you submit your submission, you’re done.
You’ll be entered into the lottery and your name will be entered on a separate sheet of paper, where you’ll be randomly selected.
Your entry will then be randomly assigned to a winner.
If you’re an NHL Draft eligible player, the NHL Draft lottery will be held in the 2017 Draft Lotmeries on Thursday, June 24.
The lottery will also feature the Top Prospects and the Top 25 Prospects from the previous draft class.
The 2018 NHL Draft will be June 24-25 in Philadelphia, and the winner will be announced at the conclusion of the event.
The NHL’s 2017 draft class will be eligible for a $5,000 bonus and the 2018 draft class and its prospects will receive a $1,500 bonus.
The winning team will be awarded $1 million in cash, which will be divided among the four participating teams.
There are some restrictions on how the lottery works.
Players who are under 18 and have no other family members to provide for at the time of the draft are ineligible.
The players will be separated into three categories: the Top-15, Top-25, and Top-50 Prospects.
The Top-1 and Top 10 Prospects will be drawn from each of those three categories, while the remaining players will represent a mix of those categories.
The winner of the lottery will receive the number one overall pick, and will be added to the NHL Entry Drafts list.
The top-15 players from the last draft class in each draft class are selected.
The first-round selection is the top pick, the second-round pick is the third-round choice, and so on.
The winners of the 2017 draft will receive: $1.75 million for first-year players, $900,000 for first and second-year prospects, and $750,000 to the winning team for each of its picks.
The winner of this year’s lottery will take home a one-time payout of $1 in cash.
The winning team, if selected, will receive $1-million in cash in the next draft.
If the winning franchise receives an NHL-level prospect in the draft, the player will receive an additional $1 Million from the winning club in the following year’s draft, regardless of the success of the team.
The team that lands the player receives a $500,000 signing bonus and will also be eligible to receive an extra $1M in signing bonus, and a $250,000 salary cap hit in the 2019-20 season.
The NHL Draft can also be viewed in its entirety via the NHL GameCentre Live App.
The 2017 NHL Entry draft is scheduled to be held on Thursday and Friday, June 26 and 27, 2018 in Philadelphia.