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ROUND 2, No. 62 overall

NIKITA ALEXANDROV

Center, Charlottetown (QMJHL)

Height/weight: 6-0, 183

The pick: The 18-year old anchored the top line for the Islanders in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Lefthanded shooter had 27 goals, 34 assists in 64 games and was plus-24.

Scouting report: Ranked No. 29 among North American skaters by NHL Central Scouting. Had a shoot-first reputation, but became more of a well-rounded player in 2018-19. Plays with great hockey sense.

ROUND 3, No. 93 overall

COLTEN ELLIS

Goalie, Rimouski Oceanic (QMJHL)

Height/weight: 6-1, 183

The pick: Considered the top goalie prospect in the Quebec League this season. Went 27-15-2 with three shutouts, a 2.47 goals-against average and a .910 save percentage.

Scouting report: Ranked No. 8 among North American goalies by NHL Central Scouting. Consistent performer who has worked to get better; high goaltender IQ.

ROUND 5, No. 155 overall

KEEAN WASHKURAK

Center, Mississauga (OHL)

Height/weight: 5-10, 184

The pick: Only 17, he had 16 goals and 31 assists last season in the Ontario Hockey League. Also played for Canada’s U18 team in the World Championships.

Scouting report: Ranked No. 149 among North American skaters by NHL Central Scouting. A grinder, feisty performer, but good skater who is not without skill.

ROUND 7, No. 208 overall

VADIM ZHERENKO

Goalie, MHK Moscow Dynamo (Russia)

Height/weight: 6-2, 172

The pick: In 19 games, this 18-year-old had a 2.29 goals-against average and a .936 save percentage.

Scouting report: Was not listed among the 12 international goalies ranked by NHL Central, so he’s a bit off the grid.

ROUND 7, No. 217 overall

JEREMY MICHEL

Left winger, Val d’Or (QMJHL)

Height/weight: 6-0 165

The pick: Scored 16 goals with 42 assists in 64 games in the QMJHL. Lefthander turned 18 last month.

Scouting report: Ranked No. 160 among North American skaters by NHL Central Scouting.

— Jim Thomas

Jim Thomas covers Blues hockey for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.