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Oilers win draft lottery; Flyers land 7th pick

Goalie Steve Mason said it would have been a "present" if the Flyers won Saturday night's draft lottery in Toronto and earned the right to select a center viewed as a generational player, Connor McDavid, with the first overall pick. Well, when the Ping-Pong balls were done falling, the gift was given to Edmonton. The Oilers won the lottery and will undoubtedly choose the player scouts call "The Next Crosby" on June 26 in Sunrise, Fla. The Flyers did not move up or down in the lottery, and they will pick No. 7 overall. Flyers general manager Ron Hextall said he was disappointed in the results, but happy his team didn't slip to eighth and that McDavid will...

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