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Flyers Will Pick 11th in the 2013 NHL Amateur Draft

The Flyers found out where they will pick in the 2013 Amateur Draft in June.

Not moving anywhere up or down in the draft order, the Flyers earned the 11th pick in the draft. The draft will take place on June 30 at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ.

The only big upset of the draft lottery was the Colorado Avalanche taking the number one pick from the Florida Panthers, who had the worst record and the best odds in the NHL. Florida was at a 25% chance of winning the lottery while the Avs had an 18.5% chance of winning.

The Flyers may not be getting their hands on Seth Jones, Jonathan Drouin or Nathan MacKinnon but they can certainly find some talent at the 11 spot.

A lot of people are discussing what position the Flyers will pick and the general consensus has them looking to sure up the blue line. Here are five defensemen to look for at that point of the draft: