Source: NHL mulls draft process

Updated: March 18, 2014, 5:17 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

The NHL is looking at adjustments to its draft lottery process that would allow more teams potentially to obtain top draft picks, a source said.

The topic came up during the recent meeting of NHL general managers in Boca Raton, Fla. Deputy commissioner Bill Daly told the group he would have a specific proposal for the GMs to assess at their meetings during the Stanley Cup finals in June, a source said this week.

The draft lottery process has been evolving in recent years, moving ...

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