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Order officially set for Vancouver Canucks in 2020 NHL draft

The order has been set and the Vancouver Canucks know where they’ll pick in the 2020 NHL draft.

Vancouver doesn’t have picks in rounds one or two, as they were traded away in the JT Miller trade and the Tyler Toffoli deal, respectively.

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The club’s first pick will come in the third round 82nd overall. In round four, Vancouver picks 113th overall and in the fifth, the Canucks draft 144th overall.

Vancouver picks 175th overall in the sixth round and in round seven, the Canucks own Anaheim’s pick at 191st overall. Vancouver traded their seventh-round pick in the Marek Mazanec deal.

The draft is set to kick off at 7 p.m. EST next Tuesday. Here is the procedure for how the full draft order was decided:

Round 1

Picks 1-15: Determined by Phases 1 and 2 of 2020 NHL Draft Lottery

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Picks 16-27: Teams eliminated in Rounds 1 and 2 of 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, in inverse order of 2019-20 regular-season points percentage

Picks 28-29: Teams eliminated in 2020 Conference Finals, in inverse order of 2019-20 regular-season points percentage

Pick 30: Team eliminated in 2020 Stanley Cup Final

Pick 31: 2020 Stanley Cup champion

Rounds 2-7

Picks 1-7: Teams who did not participate in the Return To Play, in inverse order of 2019-20 regular-season points percentage

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Picks 8-15: Teams eliminated in 2020 Stanley Cup Qualifiers, in inverse order of 2019-20 regular-season points percentage

Picks 16-27: Teams eliminated in Rounds 1 and 2 of 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, in inverse order of 2019-20 regular-season points percentage

Picks 28-29: Teams eliminated in 2020 Conference Finals, in inverse order of 2019-20 regular-season points percentage

Pick 30: Team eliminated in 2020 Stanley Cup Final

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Pick 31: 2020 Stanley Cup champion

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