The Anaheim Ducks went after forwards during the draft after picking defensemen the last few years.
Max Jones likely dropped down the rankings after he picked up a 12 game suspension in the playoffs for his blindside hit on Justin Brack.
The Anaheim Ducks have chosen Sam Steel with the 30th pick of the 2016 NHL Draft.
The Anaheim Ducks have chosen Max Jones with the 24th overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft.
The trade winds are blowing in Anaheim, as sources are reporting defenseman Cam Fowler could be on the move before Friday's NHL draft.
Michael Sgarbossa has agreed to a one-year extension with Anaheim.
John Gibson will be Anaheim's top option in goal next season now that Frederik Andersen has been traded to Toronto.
Rickard Rakell isn't arbitration eligible, so his contract talks could be put on hold while the Ducks address other off-season moves first.
Joseph Cramarossa signed his qualifying offer with Anaheim last Wednesday.
The Anaheim Ducks have signed Andrew O'Brien to a one-year, two-way contract.
If the Anaheim Ducks are unable to reach a long-term agreement with Hampus Lindholm, look for a bridge contract.
Sami Vatanen's recently signed contract comes with a partial no-trade clause for the last two years of the agreement.
Sami Vatanen has agreed to a four-year, $19.5 million contract extension.
Ilya Bryzgalov is interested in returning to the NHL.
Recently appointed Ducks head coach Randy Carlyle is leaning towards retaining Paul MacLean and Trent Yawney has his assistants.