NHL Draft 2011 Results: 2nd Round Features A Goaltender And A Hometown Boy

Highlights of the second round saw the first goaltender be selected by the Nashville Predators, Magnus Hellberg from Swedish Elite League. It also saw only the second and third Russian players to be selected with Alexander Khoklachev going to the Boston Bruins and Nikita Kucherov going to the Tampa Bay Lightning. Mario Lucia received a huge ovation as the Minnesota Wild traded up to get him with the 60th overall pick. Lucia's father is Don Lucia, the head coach of the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Here is the complete list of picks in the second round

31. Edmonton - David Musil - Defenseman from the Vancouver Giants
32. St, Louis - Ty Rattie - Right Wing from Portland Winterhawks
33. Florida - Rocco Grimaldi - Center from US NTDP
34. New York Islanders - Scott Mayfield - Defenseman from Youngstown
35. Detroit - Tomas Jurco - Right Wing from Saint Johns Sea Dogs
36. Chicago - Adam Clendening - Defenseman from Boston University
37. Columbus - Boone Jenner - Center from Oshawa Generals
38. Nashville - Magnus Hellberg - Goaltender from Almtuna of the SEL
39. Anaheim - John Gibson - Goaltender from US NTDP
40. Boston - Alexander Khoklachev - Center from Windsor Spitfires
41. St. Louis - Dmitri Jaskin - Right Wing from Slavia Praha
42. Carolina - Victor Rask - Center from Leskand of the SEL
43. Chicago - Brandon Saad - Left Wing from Saginaw Spirit
44. Dallas - Brett Ritchie - Right Wing from Sarnia Sting
45. Calgary - Markus Granlund - Center from Finland
46. St, Louis - Joel Edmundson - Defenseman from Moose Jaw Warriors
47. San Jose (traded from Florida)  - Matthew Nieto - Left Wing from Boston University
48. Detroit - Xavier Ouellet - Defensemen from Montreal Juniors
49. Los Angeles - Christopher Gibson - Goaltender from Chicoutimi Saguenees
50. New York Islanders - Johan Sundstrom - Center from Frolunda of the SEL
51. Phoenix - Alexander Ruuttu - Center from Finland
52. Nashville -Miikka Salomaki - Right Wing from Finland
53. Anaheim - William Karlsson - Center from Sweden
54. Pittsburgh - Scott Harrington - Defenseman from London Knights
55. Detroit - Ryan Sproul - Defenseman from Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds
56. Phoenix - Tyler Wotherspoon - Defenseman from Portland Winterhawks 
57. Calgary - Lucas Lessio - Left Wing from Oshawa Generals
58. Tampa Bay - Nikita Kucherov - Winger from Russia
59. San Jose - Rasmus Bengtsson - Defenseman from Sweden 
60. Minnesota (traded from Vancouver) - Mario Lucia - Left Wing from Minnesota
61. Ottawa - Shane Prince - Center from Ottawa 67's

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