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2017 NHL Draft Lottery: Follow live updates

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The New Jersey Devils won the 1st overall pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft during Saturday night's lottery. 

The Devils were slotted in at the 5th pick but moved all the way up to the 1st. They had just an 8.5 percent chance of winning this lottery. 

Here were the odds for each team to land the 1st overall pick in this year's lottery:

  • Colorado Avalanche — 18.0%
  • Vancouver Canucks — 12.1%
  • Vegas Golden Knights — 10.3%
  • Arizona Coyotes — 10.3%
  • New Jersey Devils — 8.5%
  • Buffalo Sabres — 7.6%
  • Detroit Red Wings — 6.7%
  • Dallas Stars — 5.8%
  • Florida Panthers — 5.4%
  • Los Angeles Kings — 4.5%
  • Carolina Hurricanes — 3.2%
  • Winnipeg Jets — 2.7%
  • Philadelphia Flyers — 2.2%
  • Tampa Bay Lightning 1.8%
  • New York Islanders — 0.9%

Here is how everyone ended up:

The NHL draft is Friday, June 23 and Saturday, June 24 in Chicago.

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