Red Wings 2022 Draft Coverage

The Detroit Red Wings are poised to select eighth overall in the 2022 draft. While this year’s draft has mostly been characterized by its top-two players, Shane Wright and Logan Cooley, this is a solid draft class that features a deep pool of talent slated to go in the first round. Additionally, the Red Wings hold two picks in the second round, three picks in the fourth round, and an additional pick in the seventh round. They do not have a pick in the sixth round.

With all the questions surrounding who will be available for the Red Wings to draft, what it is they need, and how this draft could affect general manager Steve Yzerman’s rebuild, we here at The Hockey Writers are pleased to bring you everything you need to keep up on this year’s draft. Between now and the draft (scheduled to take place in Montreal, Quebec on July 7 and 8), this page will be your main hub for all things pertaining to the Red Wings’ 2022 draft.

Related: 2022 NHL Draft Guide

Below are all the links to the many articles we plan to put out this draft season. Our coverage team includes Tony Wolak, Devin Little, Delaney Rimer, Logan Horn and Rob Klein. Keep this page bookmarked as we continue to add more content!

Pre-Lottery

Little: Red Wings Top 25 Prospects: 2021-22 Midseason Update

Baracchini: The NHL’s Best Farm Systems Ranked – 2021-22 Midseason Update

Rimer: Prospect Report – Frölunda

Rimer: Prospect Report – Denver Pioneers

Elmer Söderblom Profile

Simon Edvinsson Profile

William Wallinder Profile

Prospect Corner: Red Wings Prospect Pool Overview [VIDEO]

Post-Lottery

Red Wings to Select 8th Overall

What Can Red Wings Fans Expect From the 8th Overall Pick?

3 Biggest Needs at 2022 Draft

The Grind Line: Our Picks for 8th Overall

THW Grind Line: Early Picks for 8th Overall [VIDEO]

Prospect Corner: Top-16 Mock Draft [VIDEO]

Draft Targets

Matthew Savoie

Rutger McGroarty

Kevin Korchinski

Jonathan Lekkerimäki


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