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OHL to hold first-ever draft lottery next Wednesday

With the draft to take place over two days in early June
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It will be a first for the Ontario Hockey League - the league will hold a draft lottery.

The lottery is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 5.

All teams will have an equal chance of landing the first overall pick.

The online draft will also happen over two days for the first time. Rounds one through three will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 4. Rounds four through 15 will start at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 5.

Both the OHL Priority Selection and Draft Lottery will be streamed on the OHL’s YouTube channel.

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