With the No. 12 pick in the 2017 NHL draft, the Carolina Hurricanes selected Martin Necas.
Heading into the NHL expansion draft, Vegas Golden Knights GM George McPhee made two things clear: They were going to select a bunch of defensemen, and they were going to immediately start shipping many of them to other teams.
The deadline for Vegas to turn in its 30 selections has now passed. The picks are in and they will be announced Wednesday night during the NHL Awards (8 p.m. ET on NBCSN). What will Vegas' first 30 players ultimately look like?